FNE at Adana Golden Boll Film Festival 2010 National Film competition: Brought by the Sea

By Kerem Akca

Brought by the Sea directed by Nesli Colgecen is a movie about the immigrant problem, centered on an African immigrant, a lonely man and a nurse's friendship. The film was released in Turkey on 16 April, 2010.

Colgecen is a veteran filmmaker of the third generation of Turkish directors. The cast is led by Onur Saylak who starred in Autumn (Sonbahar), the movie that swept the film awards in 2008, and Ahu Turkpence who rose to prominence in the TV series Istanbul Tale.

The main production company is Nobetci Yapim (www.site.mynet.com/nobetciyapim). The distributor is Ozen Film (www.ozenfilm.com.tr) which handles the majority of Turkish films including the popular Recep Ivedik series.

{mosimage}Production contact:

Nobetci Yapim

Gazeteci Erol Dernek Sokak
Yeni Melek Han 17 / 3
Beyoğlu / İstanbul

tel: +90 (212) 244 79 08

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Producer: Berna Akpinar, Omer Can

Director: Nesli Colgecen

Screenwriter: Ersin Kana

Cinematographer: Aydin Sarioglu

Composer: Gilem, Kemal Sahir Gurel, Erdal Guney, Huseyin Yildiz, Irsad Aydin


Onur Saylak

Deniz Boyner

Ahu Turkpence

Sumer Tilmac

Deniz Özerman

Emin Gursoy

Burak Demir

Ali Ekber Diribas

Levent Can

Mustafa Sen

Fatih Dogan

Melek Dinc