Bu Sahilde

Bu Sahilde

On the Coast

Merve Kayan, Zeynep Dadak, Turkey, 2010DigiBeta, Colour, 22'

“Bu Sahilde” is a short essay film on the ephemeral feeling of summer, as observed in Erikli, a small coastal town on the Aegean Cost in Turkey. The film reflects on the nature of vacation, as it is a transformed version of reality – the fantastical counterpart of winter.

06 August, Kino Lumbardhi, 16:00


Director: Merve Kayan, Zeynep Dadak
Producer: Merve Kayan, Jeffrey Grieshober, Zeynep Dadak
Cinematographer: Merve Kayan
Editor: Zeynep Dadak, Merve Kayan
Sound: Umut Şenyol

Director's Biography

On the Coast, 2010. Work, 2008. Ah, 2006. Sweet Splits, 2005. The Gift, 2003.
Aud, 2003.

Festivals and Awards:

Documentarist – Istanbul Documentary Days 2010, Turkey. Best Documentary Award – IFSAK, Short Film and Documentary Competition 2010, Turkey. Special Mention on Documentary – Akbank Short Film Festival 2010, Turkey. Hisar Short Film Selection 2010, Turkey. IF Istanbul 2010, Turkey. International Istanbul Film Festival 2010, Turkey. Ankara Film Festival 2010, Turkey. The Flying Broom Women’s Film Festival 2010, Turkey.



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