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WE DON'T WANT ANY GTPPs!

Director: Cenk Behram Su

Documentary / 7 min. / Turkey 

The geothermal power plants in Aydın province,are damaging the environment. The peasants of theAydınare fighting against GTPPs.

 

mr.lonely and your soul

Director: İlhami Tunç Gençer

Animation / 7 min.  / Turkey 

A paradoxical short film about surrealist dreams,me and the pioneer Emile Cohl.

AHDAR

Director:Turan Kubulay

Fiction  / 10 min.  / Turkey 

It’s 2017.At Antalya everything seems to be in order. There is a woman who is enslaved by the routine of the city life. The people are getting further away from the nature even afraid of it because of the habits that comes with the city living.They were so used to the polluted environment that they feelstrange when they are around a natural environment.And consequently the events occure.

ARE YOU KILIM ME?

Director:Burak Babayiğit, Pascal Hubrish

Fiction / 4 min. / Turkey 

"Are you kilimme?" (kilim = carpet) is a callaboration between German artist Pascal Hubrich and Turkish filmmaker Burak Babayigit. The film’s purpose is to explore the diversity of humans, in accommpany with the images of people that wrapped themselves up ethnic Turkish rugs and changing landscapes.

CRIMSON FAZIL

Yönetmen:İbrahim Somuncuoğlu

Fiction / 8 min. / Turkey 

Crimson Fazıl is an alien who travels with his spaceship through space, wears a crimson outfit and also has weird powers.When he approaches to earth, after being awayfor a long time,he can’t believe his eyes and is horrified.He decides to use his weird powers to help earth but its not going to be easy as he thought it would be.

I AM LEARNING TO SWIM 

Director:Serpil Aydın

Fiction  / 12 min. / Turkey 

Hasan and Ruksan run away from the Syrian civil war and managed to arrive inTurkey.They are husband and wife who has a dream to reach Europe and start a new life there.They cometo İzmir-Çeşme, a coastal city, and planto boat across the sea to reach Europe and fullfill their dreams.Ruksan learns to swim as a precaution against any troubles ahead.

THE OLD MAN AND THE BAHEL

Director: Engin Yıldırım

Fiction / 11 min.  / Turkey 

An old man who has a colon cancer lives alone at Garipçe village. His life completely changes after the built of the ‘’3rd. Bridge’’.The landed property values of the village increases with the built of the ‘’3rd Bridge’’ therefore his son sells their house to the constructer.This fast change and destruction around him drives him to commit suicide.He sails to the open sea and when is about to commit a suicide, sees a man fighting for his life.This man is a Syrian refugee called Bahel who has survived from a sinking boat.The old man saves Bahel from drowning.Is this encounter in the middle of the sea gonna change their life?

ONE WAY TICKET

Director:Barış Alp

Documentary / 5 min. / Turkey 

We have shooted footages over one year,fromfive different geographical regions of Turkey,four different seas, the almost forgetten touristic place of Anatolia and even the sitesno one ever touched before.We worked so hard and overcomed various difficulties while filming but in conclusion we’vegathered these footages among thousands of them and created this documentary.

AZIZ’S LOVE

Director:Ali Can Öğet

Fiction  / 10 min.  / Turkey 

Aziz is a sanitation worker at a municipality who lives an ordianary life. His life changes after he finds a photo of a girl amongthe garbage.Day by day his disease caused by neglect worsens but what he caresthe most is to find the girl on the photo.

LEO80. THE STORY OF HIS LİFE

Director: Guram Gabuniya

Documentary / 26 min.  / Russian 

The main character in this captivating story is a young leopard named Leo80, an inhabitant of the Ussuri taiga. Despite ofhis arrogance and confidence in his own power and dexterity, he falls into a poacher's trap. Russian border guards eventually find this weak and exhausted leopard, and discover its paw is heavily injured.

LIFE IS WONDERFUL

Director:Azamat Sharshenov

Documentary / 35 min.  / Russian 

Film tells about the life of a family, which has to struggle every day. Members of this family are persons with visual impairment. But they always support each other and never lose their heart because they have a growing son.

GOLDEN FUTURE

Director: Gökhan Cılam

Animation / 2 min. / Turkey 

In the near future, powerty and hunger reigns over humanity because all of the earth’s natural resourceswas consumed by the people.A man who called him self‘’Golden Alchemist’’takes advantage of this dark era and tries to deceive people by giving gold away.But the procedure he uses to produce gold worsens the planet earth’s situation.

WHILE LEAVING

Director:Tugay Kayan

Fiction / 15 min. / Turkey 

A writer who is about to die, invites friends over for dinner and explains them his will.

OYUN BİTTİ

Director:Ahmet Akgül

Fiction  / 5 min.  / Turkey 

Nowadays people don’t realise the disasters happening around them because they areaddicted to technology. 

THE GREEN ZONE

Director:Mehmet Kanadlı

Fiction  / 8 min. / Turkey 

Once upon a time taking a walk in it was free,now the forests are rare and protected stricly by the law.Only the people who are lucky enough to win the weekly lottery, can enter the forest called’’Green Zone as a prize. 

DIFFERENT

Director: Hristina Belousova,Dante Rustav

Animation/ 6 min. / Uzbekistan 

Despite of what we are what species we belong to and where we live - the depletion of habitat depletes us too…
Complex forms, past evolution once, "obey to" the circumstances, "adapt" ... and "exist" ...

PERFECT WORLD:REALITY

Director: Hristina Belousova

Fiction / 7 min.  / Uzbekistan 

The person seeks to make world around better.But,about what world we speak? Where there are borders of its world? To enclose a pillow to yourself on a chair - that would be softer to sit,yet not a reason for conversation.

SEA

Director: Hristina Belousova

Documentary / 1 min. / Uzbekistan 

If long to think of the sea, then the sea comes to you!

FIRST, THE WOMAN AND THE CHILDREN

Director:Engin Türkyılmaz

Fiction/ 4 min. / Türkiye 

Throughout the human history the woman and the children are the most fragile ones during the times of war and conflict.In the 21st century they are still the victims of slavery,they are forced to migrate,brutally raped and murdered.They are stil the ones paying the price of this humiliating system.

THE SALTY SEA DOG

Director: Murad Abiyev

Fiction / 12 min. / Azerbaijan 

After the betrayal of her beloved one and then loss of her unborn baby, she desperately drives to the sea. The deserted beach becomes a silent witness to the end of her bitter story.

LIFE WATCH

Director:Peyami Sefa Altıntaş

Documantary / 19 min. / Turkey 

The firemans of Ankara Fire Department tells the true story behind their hard and holy profession.They tell about various accidents,fires and terrorist bombings and how hard it is to witness these incidents, to emphasize how important this profession is for the community.

CRAB STORY

Director: Tatiana Poliektova, Filippo Rivetti

Animation / 4 min. / Russia, Australia 

There's something a bit weird happening down at the beach. None of the crabs can figure it out.

CINEMA DEHORS

Director: Tatiana Poliektova, Filippo Rivetti

Animation / 3 min. / Russia, Australia 

Living in the modern world we are too busy with our daily routines and addicted to technologies that sometimes we forget that the real beauty of this world is right in front of our eyes.

A WOMEN ON THE SHIP

Director:Kemal Akçay

Documentary  / 3 min. / Turkey 

This documentary shows us what challenges Bahtiyar Serindağ Çağlar,The Turkey’s first woman marine engineer that worked on the ships went through during her work life.

THE HIDDEN PARADISE

Director:Çağatay Çelikbaş

Documentary / 13 min.  / Turkey 

In this documentary the speakers tells us in detail,how inhabitants sustain their nautral life at the Kaz mountains that are broadly known as the oxygen storage of Turkey.The value and the variety of the herbs,the rich land and how beautiful it is to live together with the animals in the nature is praised.

WWF FOREST HEROES

Director: Hope Kormilitsina

Documentary / 31 min.  / Russian 

We created documental film which contains 7 parts – one for each country- of this project.
The film shows how an individual can positively influence the state of a forest. Our heroes – common people- take care of the forest and save it for future generations.

THE FISHERMAN

Director:Ceren Dağlı

Fiction / 5 min. / Turkey 

A fisherman who is in love with the sea decides to quit fishing because of the pollution of the sea and environment.He was so communed with the sea that he considered the marine pollution as his own annihilation.

 

 

INHUMAN

Director: Daniil Demidov

Fiction / 8 min. / Russia 

A lovely beautiful planet rotates in cold void. Until it gets ill with parasites called humans.

STRAIT

Director: Emre Birişme / Fatma Belkıs

Fiction / 7 min. / Turkey 

A woman persistently tries to watch across the strait which divides city in two. 

THEY DON'T UNDERSTAND US

Director: Shokir Kholikov

Fiction / 10 min. / Uzbekistan 

This film is about children with disabilities. A guy falls in love with a girl and leaves a letter for her. Butshe refuses him because she couldn’t understand his letter. Following these events, the film has a twist ending.

DILEMMA

Director: Shokir Kholikov

Fiction / 20 min. / Uzbekistan 

It is time to scatter the stones. And it is time to go home. Mardon after several years of working in Russia, came home, to Uzbekistan, where everybody were waiting for him, friends, neighbours and wife, Gulzoda. And it seemed that a long-expected happiness was here.

LIGHT HOUSE ‘’INCE BURUN’’

Director:Özge Deniz Özker

Documentary / 17 min.  / Turkey 

It is the first movie of ’’ Light House Trilogy’’

The light houses are not only structures that witnesses the history, they also witness the lighthouse keepers, the fishermen, in other words, the life itself. 

LIGHT HOUSE ‘’BOZTEPE’’

Director:Özge Deniz Özker

Documentary / 20 min. / Turkey 

It is the second movie of ’’ Light House Trilogy’.Todays technological improvements like GPS and satellite communication systems decreases the need for the light houses day by day.

LIGHT HOUSE ‘’GELIDONYA’’

Director:Özge Deniz Özker

Documentary / 17 min. / Turkey 

It’s the last movie of the ‘’Light House Trilogy.’’People have no time to distinguish the light from the dark because of the chaotic urban life but the light houses will make us feel, how powerfull a candle light can bewhen it is dark around. 

WATER

Director:Tolga Okur

Fiction / 15 min.  / Turkey 

Sualp and Deniz want to drive away from their home and dullness of their life.But when their rental car overheatsthey got stuck on a road that has no reception and nobody else passes by.

CAPTAIN ADEL

Director:Ameer Albassri

Fiction / 12 min. / Iraq 

An 8 year old ‘’Adel’’ just trying to watch a cartoon series " Captain Majid " but he can't because of his mother’s reluctance to run tv at home, until 40 days passes after his father's death. The captain Adel decides to score his goal despite the difficulties, to achieve his dream of winning the trophy for Captain Majid.

ALRASHEET STREET

Director:Ameer Albassri

Fiction / 5 min. / Iraq 

A bold attempt to expose the images and patterns of oppression against women in Iraqi society by the ruling parties, religious groups and the Iraqi and eastern man convicted cynical way by working on spatial sample represented Rasheed Street, central Baghdad and temporal sampling of the years after 2003.

LABOUR

Director:Ameer Albassri

Fiction / 4 min. / Iraq 

A woman deprived of her childhood. Since she was a young girl she has been living with her dolls. But one day something happens.

LOST

Director:Abdullah Korkut

Fiction / 10 min. / Turkey 

The earth was in a catastrophic state, natural disasters were increased.Two brothers get stranded in their own house because of a severe sand storm and they are fighting to survive. 

THE CHILDREN OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA

Director:Suat Erdöl

Documentary  / 20 min. / Turkey 

Mediterranean sea generously hugs everybody who loves the sea.

SÜHEYLA

Director:Gökhan Öcal

Documentary / 17 min.   / Turley 

It’s Ardanuç province in Artvin.There is an old man who has two visiually impaired kids,Süheyla and his brother.Süheyla takes care of the house,also her brother and father,but Süheyla longs,longs for going to school.

WATERLESS TIMES

Director:Soner Sert

Fiction / 3 min.  / Turkey 

Cihan is a young man.He decides to wash his car and he grabs a bowl of water from the aquarium.As the car gets cleaner,the water in the aquarium diminishes. After a while the aquarium becomes smaller.

HOW TO GET TO THE CINEMA

Director: Alexey Protsenko

Fiction / 20 min.  / Russia 

The story of a simple young man, who has the opportunity to try his luck in the movie.

THE CAN

Director: Alexey Protsenko

Fiction / 2 min. / Russia 

Young guy walking down the street and drinking soda... Then he throws the empty can in the box and misses. After that, the bank begins to pursue him.

ACQUAINTANCE

Director: Alexey Protsenko

Fiction / 3 min. / Russia 

The young man goes out to throw out the garbage. But on the way, he is trying to meet girls.

YANA

Director:Alexander Podoprigorov

Fiction / 3 min.  / Russia 

A girl walks around the places of her childhood, recalls her moving into adulthood and, accidentally, the ghosts from the past come up in her imagination. The Angel Samael, who tempted Eve with the apple according to the Bible, abducts her.

TİMŞEL

Director:Serkan Uzunyol

Animation / 9 min.  / Turkey 

Timşel is a guppy fish.It’s named after the John Steinbeck’s book called ‘’East of Eden’'.In Hebrew it means ‘’you can do it’’.

HENNA

Director:Fatih Kaynarca

Documentary / 16 min.  / Turkey 

This film is about the women who lives without their husbands every year for a specific 6 months period at the mountainside of the Toros’.Hennawhich has a different meaning for the women of this region, used as a metaphor that makes them feel more powerfull.

KAFALI

Director:Musa Ak

Documentary / 23 min.  / Turkey 

Great Menderes River Delta has fishing region called Kafa.The fishermen of Kafa don’t have any place to live, so they have been using the riverbed as a shelter since 1975.They have been building their shacks from the reeds,tamarisks and nylons.They don’t have any electricity or water,they have been carrying water with water tank trucks.

A DAY IN ISTANBUL

Director:Emrullah Özcan

Experimental l / 2 min.  / Turkey 

An experimental film about, shooting in random places of İstanbul in a day.

LOST VALUES

Director:Karis Deniz Kara

Animation / 2 min.  / Turkey 

The film starts with a romantic scene of a couple who watches the romanticsunset on a beautiful beach.Then it shows 410 film frames of thiscouple’s happy moments which are completely hand-drawn and edited to create a flipbook effect.

ZIGZAG

Director: Zeynep Merve Uygun

Documentary  / 10 min. / Turkey 

Zigzag is made by blending the animation and marbling art with the real images. It focuses on a woman who wears a headscarf and is stranded in the middle of the sea at a mixed-gender beach.

INTERFERENCES

Director:Pedro J. Poveda

Fiction / 4 min. / Spain 

A frustrated Marian apparition makes a girl think about the delicate balance that exists between nature and technology.

CHOICE

Director:Alexey Protsenko

Fiction / 4 min. / Russia 

The guy is sitting on the bench and waiting for his girlfriend. But suddenly there are three girls, each trying to grabhis attention. In the future, the protagonist must decide who he still is.

LOKK AT THE ROAD

Director:Alexey Protsenko

Fiction / 1 min. / Russia 

A Social video about, being attentive on the road.

SONOZ

Director:Rıdvan Çakır

Animation  / 4 min.  / Turkey 

Our protagonist, wakes up accompanied by beatiful nature sounds, and sees a beautiful environment beyond comparison. Amazed, he enjoys himself and fullfill’s his longing for the nature but all of a sudden he startles cause he feels something is wrong with this world. Then this beautiful environment artificializes and comes at him.

THE PRICE

Director:Harun Sağlam

Fiction  / 10 min. / Turkey 

İlkutay is a speacial education student. He is trying to write his assignment down, in the meantime he is dreaming about what he has been writing. He is imagining his teacher, to make his writings real. No matter what he does, he will have difficulty to complete his assignment and eventually he will realise that he can’t finish it without getting help.

FISH

Director:Halil Aygün

Fiction / 7 min. / Turkey 

It describes the strange cycle of a man and a fish.

SCHMERZ

Director: Eugenia Fullen

Documentary / 5 min.  / Ukraine 

This film is about military operations, about the personal drama of mothers who lost their children in the war.

SAKSAK: A TOBACCO DOCUMENTARY

Director:Turan Kubulay

Documentary / 20 min.  / Turkey 

Its about the tobacco workers in Gülbağlık village at Denizli’s Kale distrct. Production process of the tobacco takes approximately 10 months of a year and the sociological effect of this long process is reflected on the workers’ psychology.

AS IF

Director:Mehmet Murat Eker

Fiction  / 10 min. / Turkey 

Özgür never talks. He listens to stories, memoirs, sounds of nature via his ears. He lives with his brother but neither there is any accurate information about his family members nor his past.

ESCAPE

Director:Şenol Çöm

Fiction/ 4min. /Turkey 

A Mouse is trying to escape from the noise of the city.

WHAT AM I?

Director: Anastasia Shtandke

Documentary / 7 min. / Russia 

The rejection of her desires, the patterns of the society and the life circumstances led Nastya to the question: "What am I?

CLOVER FIELD

Director: Natalia Tumova

Fiction / 11 minute / Russia 

After the catastrophe, people live in the underground bunkers, it is strictly forbidden to go out. Young Mia meets a man who inspires her to escape and risk everything. But her father will do everything to stop her.

DON’T SPILL

Director: Baki Kalma

Fiction / 1 min. / Turkey 

A 9 -year- old girl enjoys spending time with a gold fish. She draws eyes, a nose, a mouth on to her fingers, then plays with the fish. She also draws pictures and in her drawings she looks so happy with her fish. 

STRING

Yönetmen: Oğuz Sevsel

Kurmaca / 5 min. / Turkey 

Two strangers with different nationalities, get to know each other via art and the sea. 

DEEP BELOW

Director:Tuba Elver

Fiction / 3 min. / Turkey 

This film shows the damage we cause to the earh by discharging our waste and garbage in the sea and how we neglect instead of caring for the environment.

A BLIND DOG

Director: Ryan Hazarika

Animation / 6 min.  / India 

Every dog owner is familiar to that irresistible and imploring gaze of their dog that yearns for reciprocation. The bond between humans and dogs is very quickly established due to natural body chemistry wherein both the species release the same hormone called oxytocin
upon that look of mutual recognition.

GORU BIHU SONG

Director:Axl Hazarika

Fiction / 4 min. / India 

Goru Bihu Song is an experimental video that captures the essence of Assamese folk Bihu dance and celebration of the spirit of Goru Bihu with cow face paint.

SEAWARDS

Director: Birnur Karatimur Çutsay

Animation / 4 min. / Turkey 

The one that waits for the future at the seashore, is also the expected one. In fact, both are just a perception that the sea creates.

THE SILENCE OF BLACK AND WHİTE

Director:Maxim Miloserdov

Documentary / 15 min / Russia 

The movie shows the life of people working and protecting Katun Naural Park - a vast territory in Altai mountains.

CHIRIPASAJ

Director:Olga Poliektova, Jaume Quiles

Animation / 2 min / Russia-Spain 

Ecological film about big adventure of one small turtle which is trying to find his family.

UNTIMELYSLEEP

Director: Selahattin Özülkü

Fiction  / 5 min. / Türkiye 

An old fisherman is talking with his son, on his mobile.Actually neither he has a son nor has a phone. Suddenly a fish takes his bait but he decides to bring the fish home as a pet, becausehe finds it cute.But when he returned home,many years had passed and his wife had already left him.

BALINO

Director: Selçuk Bayram Aydın

Fiction  / 7 min.  / Turkey 

Balino is the most lovable whale in the open seas.Even the tiniest fish in the sea know Balino. Despite its angry look, Balino is very compassionate, happy and very funny. But one day he realises that he was no longer feeling hungry.

THE MARK

Director: Muhammed Şehit Kiraz

Fiction / 3 min.  / Turkey 

It’s about leaving a smoggy earth and a polluted sea behind for our kids who are more precious then diamonds.

 

BEHIND THE CLOUDS

Director: Fatih Ertekin

Documentary  / 22 min  / Turkey 

There is a georgian village called Maden Village.In this village winters last for 6 months.After a huge migration the young population decreased so much, consequentlynowadays the village is facing extintion.

IMPOSSIBLE WİTHOUT YOU

Director: Onur Can Atlı

Fiction / 6 min.  / Turkey 

This short movie is the story of a kid who is ignored by his father after his mother’s death.By dreaming ofhis mother he reaches infinity.

FISHERMAN

Director: Mehmet Çağlar Mantar

Fiction / 1 min. / Turkey 

A fisherman pays the price of polluting the sea.

AQUANAUT SERÇO EKŞİYAN

Director: Çağatay Topçu

Documentary  / 13 min. / Turkey 

Nature lover, skindiver Serço Ekşiyan, devotes himself to the sea.He picks up the fishing nets under the rocks and contributes to the undersea life.

STAIRS OF KAMİL

Director: Mehmet Zorlu

Fiction: / 3 min. / Turkey 

Kamil sits on the same stairs every afternoon. One of these days, he meets a young men, Cüneyt on the stairs. They argue their counter views regarding sea pollution.

DİCLE AND THE OTHERS

Director: Aygül Ateş

Fiction:  / 10 min. / Turkey 

A woman pours her heart out to the sea. She talks to the sea about how she couldn'tlive the life she always wanted and hoped for.

 

DEATH OF THE BLACKFISH

 Fiction / 7 min.  / Turkey 

İsmail is a 7 year old boy. His father takes him to fishing for the first time. On that day he relizes that some things are irrecoverable.

 

WHAT’S THE FAULT OF THE SEA

Director: Alaattin Kunuk

Documentary  / 8 min.  / Turkey 

The film is about the pollution of our seas, the event of Üsküdar ferry sinking under the sea at 1958 March 1st. and the refugees that uses our country like bridge.

 

THE FISH

Director:İshak Özaltın

Fiction / 3 min. / Turkey 

The marine pollution from a little kid’s point of view and the solution he comes up with.

 

SEA

Director:Zülfü Bektaş

Fiction / 2min. / Turkey 

This film aims to draw attention to the marine pollution.

 

SALT OF THE PALAS

Director:Özcan Gürbüz

Fiction / 18 min / Turkey 

One of the Salt lakes of Turkey… A gift from the nature to the villagers and the ‘’salty’’ side of their life.

 

STORY OF THE MOUNTAINS

SEARCHING FOR GOLD AT THE SEA

Director: Taner İliaBaycan

Documentary / 15 min. / Turkey 

The urban mythabout a 65 yearoldman, İsmail, whowaits at thecoasteveryday, hopingtofindgold.

 

THE FISHING NET HUNT

Director: Abdülkadir Işık

Documentary / 14 min. / Turkey 

Thevolunteerscleansthefishingnetsleftbythefishermento stop thedamagetheyarecausingtotheseacreatures.

 

COOL WATERS

Director: Deniz Gözde Ay

Fiction / 3 min.  / Turkey 

A drunkmansits at thecoastandthrowseverything he eats in tothesea.Intheend he falls in tothesea, in tothepollutionthatcausedbyhimself.

 

GARBAGE

Director:Ahmet Kaplan

Fiction / 4 min. / Turkey 

Astory of a fishermanwatering his flower.

 

ALARGA

Director:Doğukan Akın

Documentary / 14 min.  / Turkey 

Story is abouttwowomen, tryingtoearn a livingbyfishery at Rize’sfishingvillage.