MALATYA: Twelve films have been selected for the Turkish National Film Competition at the Malatya International Film Festival, which runs 11-15 November 2017.
The festival is organised under the leadership of festival director Suat Kocer, co-director Dilek Karatas and programme director Alin Tasciyan.
The festival also hosts a competition for Turkish short films, as well as international competitions for both feature films and short films.
This year the festival launches a film platform with six films vying for production support and another six projects vying for a pre-production support award.
The 12 films in the national competition are:
GrainDirected by Semih Kaplanoğlu
MoreDirected by Onur Saylak
Minus OneDirected by Orhan Oğuz
Something UsefulDirected by Pelin Esmer
The Bank of Broken HeartsDirected by Onur Ünlü
MurtazaDirected by Özgür Sevimli
Yellow HeatDirected by Fikret Reyhan
Brothers of SilenceDirected by Taylan Mintaş
Serial CookDirected by Ümit Ünal
StoneDirected by Orhan Eskiköy
ConfrontationDirected by Nejla Demirci
ZerDirected by Kazım Öz
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