Dayı / The Uncle

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Dayı / The Uncle

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11:00 min

Rating: (3,4)


Lost all their relatives, a retired man who lives alone in the Hereafter, his preparations for the journey, and Gönül's nephew, a tragicomic story about the involvement of these preparations recklessly.

Director's short bio

Born in Ankara in 1984. In 2008, Gazi University, Faculty of Communication, Department of Radio, Television and Cinema began studying. In this process, several short films, promotional films, video clips, and carried out projects. National short film projects to be carried out and the awards were screened in festivals and competitions. At the same university in 2013, Radio, Television and Cinema starting graduate school in the field of photography and cinema director, as a professional involved with...

Film Participations Awards

2015 – 6 Lions International Short Film Festival, Best Short Film, Third Best, Istanbul-Turkey
2014 – 26th International Short Film Festival, Fiction, the finalists and Views Selection, Istanbul-Turkey
2014 – 14 Short-ca International Student Film Festival, Fiction Department, the finalists, the Konya-Turkey
2015 – 1st National Silhouette Film Festival, Fiction Category, Finalist, Istanbul, Turkey
2014 – 1 Sivas Short Film Festival, Films Competition, Finalist, Sivas Turkey
2015 – 5 Yılmaz Güney Kurdish Film Festival, Films Competition, Finalist, Batman-Turkey
2014 – Balkan Film & Food Festival, Cinema Lasgush Poradec Section, Selection Screenings, Tirana-Albania
2014 – 7 Inonu University International Short Film Festival Selection Competition Screenings, Istanbul-Turkey
2014 – 3 gold teeth Film Festival, Fiction-6 section, showing Selection, Istanbul-Turkey
2014 – 8 ANKAmall 2nd Hand Film Festival, who rotation-VII Part, views, Ankara-Turkey
2014 – 1. Marmaris International Short Film Festival, Screening Selection, Istanbul-Turkey
2014 – The 12th International Environmental Film Festival, the National Environmental Short Film Competition, Film Competition, Istanbul, Turkey
2014 – Monet Film Named Sharing Site Short Film, Short Film of the Day, November 28,
2013 – Line TV “short break” Program Section 39, Representation, Publication date 12 December
2014 – BAK 2 SETEM Academy Awards, Special Jury Fiction Finalist, Istanbul-Turkey
2014 – BAK 2 SETEM Academy Awards, Fiction Category, Best Actress Nominee (Selma Bayraktargil), Istanbul, Turkey

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Technical Specs

Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
Sound Format: Stereo


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