Zero Tolerance To Torture

Documentary and Short Film Competition

-- In Competition -

ZERO TOLERANCE TO TORTURE

(Iskenceye Sifir Tolerans)

Sunday, December 7, 2008, 3:00 p.m.
GSU Auditorium, Boston University
775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

Documentary / 2008 / 22 min. / Turkey
In Turkish with English subtitles
Directed by Armagan Pekkaya and Umut Kol


Synopsis

"Public and Civil Society Organizations assume advocating of human rights because governments prefer security to freedom."


ARMAGAN PEKKAYA

Armagan PekkayaHe was born in Ankara in 1980. graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Communications, Department of Film, Radio-TV. He has worked on many independent projects. His film projects were screened in numerous festivals and received various awards. He is a producer at Turkish Red Crescent's media department and works as freelance on his own short films and documentaries.

Filmography:
To be Outside (Disarida Olmak, doc.)
Every Love Lives Itself (Her Ask Kendini Yasar, doc.)
Puzzle (Yapboz, doc.)
Shut Up (Sus, fiction)
f.k. (10) (fiction)
Balance (Bakiye, fiction)
Desolate (Kimsesiz, fiction)
Dreamcatcher767 (experimental)
Angle Opposite-Angle (Aci Karsi Aci, fiction)
Smell of Corpse (Insan Kokusu, doc.)
Sounds and Ashes (Sesler ve Kuller, fiction)
Zero Tolerance to Torture (Iskenceye Sifir Tolerans, doc.)