Are you listening mother?

ARE YOU LISTENING MOTHER?

SHORT FICTION

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A Turkish Village. A Kurdish woman is sentenced to six years house arrest. Her older son unwillingly becomes her prison guard. Torn between two authorities, his mother and the police, he is forced to confront his own boundaries.

 


Writer/Director/Producer: Tuna Kaptan

 

Cast: Aziz Çapkurt, Sebiha Bozan,

Bülent Keser, Adnan Devran


DOP: Roy Yunus Imer 

 

Editor: Sophie Oldenbourg

 

Music: Özgür Akgül

 

Sound: Ömer Buğra

 

Sound Design: Clemens Becker

 

Sound Mix: Florian Schneeweiß

 

Executive Producer: Sara Merih Ertaş

 

Costume: Kezban Bozan 

 

Production Design: Cenk Aydın

 

Co-Production: Bayerischer Rundfunk

 

Logline:

A man is enclosing his rebellious mother in her house with barbed wire in order to protect her.


 

Festivals: 

Clermont-Ferrand ISFF

Tampere Film Festival

Filmweek Regensburg

Landshut SFF - DaHome award

Turkish Film Days Munich

Skepto IFF - Best Short Film

Filmfest Dresden - Best Short Fiction

Ankara IFF - Best Short Film

Brussels Short Film Festival

Stockholm IFF - Best Short Film

Bucharest SC CineFest - Best Short Film

Mediterranean Film Festival Split

FEST - New Directors New Films Festival

Cannes Edition German Films

Paris Kurdish Film Festival

Kurdish Film Festival Berlin

DokuFest Prizren

Alpinale SFF - Best Short Film

Filmfest Weiterstadt

Open Place Film Festival

Lessinia Film Festival

Festival Silhouette Paris

Fünf Seen Filmfestival

Nancy International Film Festival

First Steps Awards - Winner Best Short

Encounters Bristol

Black Canvas Mexico

Fano IFF - Special Jury Mention

Show me Shorts

Festival Cine Madrid

ISFF Cyprus

Antalya International Film Festival

Filmfest Biberach

Interfilm Berlin

Short Film Festival Cologne

Nomination German Short Film Award

Festival du Film Court Villeurbanne

Filmschoolfest Munich

Bogoshorts Bogota




Status: 

Festival-Distribution Donaukapitän

World wide sales Radiator IP Sales


Release: February 2019

 

Technical Data: Fiction, 19 minutes, DCP,  5.1 Dolby SRD

 

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