Synopsis:Set resistant to the backdrop off Lebanon’s identifying moments over the past forty years, It is a sad and delightful Community explores this new like story and you will not likely romance between Nino, good warmhearted idealist, and Soraya, an injured cynic, in their youthfulness, adulthood and you may wedded life.
Director Biography:Cyril Aris is actually a great Lebanese Movie director Screenwriter, based in Ny and you may Beirut. They obtained the new El-Gouna tan celebrity prize, the brand new jury prize from the Rome’s Medfilm Festival, a keen respectable speak about in the London’s Open City Docs, and a unique talk about on Budapest International Documentary Event.Their past fictional short flick, The new President’s Check out (2017), premiered during the Toronto Internationally Movie Festival (TIFF), acquired the us National Panel out-of Comment (NBR) offer award, try shortlisted getting a student BAFTA, obtained the Muhr jury honor from inside the Dubai, the new oscar-qualifying grand jury prize within Nashville, and you will played for the over sixty film celebrations worldwide. Early in the day credit become quick motion picture Siham (2013), jury award within Palm Springs ShortFest, LBC’s Tv show Beirut, I really like Your (2011-12), and you can Yahoo’s internet-series Fasateen (2012), and that one another achieved numerous billion opinions. Aris holds an MFA regarding Columbia College in town away from New york, features coached Film at the Columbia School, NHSI from the Northwestern University and you will Barnard University, that is currently inside the creativity getting 1st fictional ability, ‘It’s a sad and delightful World’.
A man goes shed the night time that Asl? has a disagreement having him and you may she finds out herself in the center of connected fuel relationship, treasures and you can doubt
Synopsis:Asl? has recently appointed just like the a nurse to a tiny faraway town, where winter season believe it or not cannot run out.
Their introduction ability documentary, New Move (2018) premiered in the Karlovy Are very different IFF, searching reviews that are positive on the Hollywood Journalist contacting they ‘Intimate and you can moving’, inside ‘so it reflection on knowledge, love and you can is based on the face from illness and you may death’
Director Bio:Selcen Ergun was a motion picture manager, screenwriter and you may photos out of Istanbul, Turkey. Once studying Industrial Framework and Graphic Community within Middle eastern countries Technology School, she acquired the girl MA inside the Screenwriting and you may Directing from the Istanbul Bilgi College. She is good Berlinale Talents 2018 alumna. She first started this lady job just like the an associate movie director, did in lot of national and you may international productions and additionally one or two function films away from well known Turkish director Reha Erdem: ‘My personal Merely Sunshine’ and you may ‘Kosmos’. She led small videos, commercials and you can songs video clips. Their quick video ‘Confrontation’ and you will ‘A warm Day’ was selected by several important worldwide motion picture festivals (and Munich, LUCAS Frankfurt, Brussels, La, !f Istanbul, Ankara, Adana Golden Boll) and you will approved prizes. ‘A bright Day’ gotten a few program awards, a monetary support in the Turkish Ministry of Culture and its particular liberties had been bought by the ShortsTv becoming distributed to thirty six different places.Selcen will continue to behave as a musical and industrial films manager, which can be already developing their introduction function movie ‘Snowfall additionally the Bear’, hence gotten production capital from the Turkish Ministry away from People and you can creativity offer on the German Turkish Co-Creation Creativity Money. The movie enterprise won Meetings on Connection Advancement Grant for the best opportunity out of Istanbul Around the globe Movie Event. It has been chose, among others, to possess Berlinale Speciality Script Route 2018 and you can Very first Clips Basic, Goethe-Institut More youthful Administrators ? Academy Southern area-Eastern European countries.
Investment Position:Released at the Group meetings to the Link System from Istanbul International Movie Festival inside the 2017 in which it received both Greatest Venture Award having advancement assistance and you will Transylvania Pitch End honor.Create at the Berlinale Talents Program Route and you may Earliest Video clips Basic, Goethe-Institut More youthful Directors ? Academy Southern-Eastern European countries. Selected by the The netherlands Movie Appointment, Fest Pass Putting up Discussion board Feamales in Movie, Conferences toward Connection.Supported with Software Advancement and Production offers by Turkish Ministry of Culture.Manufacturer off Poultry, Nefes Polat off Nefes Videos, habbo is actually attached with the woman all over the world co-production experience. Has just, she co-delivered ‘SIBEL’, brought by the Cagla Zencirci Guillaume Giovannetti (2018, Chicken, France, Luxemburg, Germany co-production) and therefore made their world premiere at the Locarno All over the world Movie Event, researching FIPRESCI and two more honours. Teamed up with RIVA Motion picture out of Germany set for new then strategies of investment and you may gotten innovation give on the Italian language-Turkish Co-Creation Development Finance.