COTTBUS: Romania’s 4 Proof Film is coproducing the Turkish film SAF, which was pitched at connecting cottbus, which ended on 11 November.
The film about a construction worker who sneaks to his job at night, building housing for Syrian refugees, looks at the problems affecting a transforming country. The film has a budget of 630,000 EUR and has 200,000 EUR secured through a grant from the Turkish Ministry of Culture for development and production and an in-kind post-production award from Melodika Sound.
The film is scheduled to shoot in summer 2017. Ali Vatansever is writing and directing. Selin Vatansever Tezcan is producing through Terminal Film. The producers are looking for a third coproduction partner, especially from Germany, along with sales agents, distributors and broadcasters.
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