FESTIVALS: Malatya Announces Turkish Competition Films


    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:

    Directed by Semih Kaplanoğlu

    Directed by Onur Saylak

    Minus One
    Directed by Orhan Oğuz

    Something Useful
    Directed by Pelin Esmer

    The Bank of Broken Hearts
    Directed by Onur Ünlü

    Directed by Özgür Sevimli

    Yellow Heat
    Directed by Fikret Reyhan

    Brothers of Silence
    Directed by Taylan Mintaş

    Serial Cook
    Directed by Ümit Ünal

    Directed by Orhan Eskiköy

    Directed by Nejla Demirci

    Directed by Kazım Öz

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