A Year in Exile

Direction
Year 
2020
Country
  • Turkey 
  • Syria 
Runtime
19min 
Audio Tracks 
Subtitles 

SHORT JOY // The superfast longitudinal documentary is composed of short takes / impressions filmed over the course of one year, forming a kind of a cycle of audio-visual poems: image is accompanied by the director’s poetic comments and fragments of conversations. The film as a whole reflects the effort to capture the ephemeral experience of an uprooted, forcibly displaced person in their new environment.

„I took videos each and every day for a whole year. I edited them into a sort of video diary, and from them, I was able to make my first short film.“ Malaz Usta

This film is not currently online :(

But no worries. There are more just like it in our new program.

Details

  • Original Title
    A Year in Exile
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Malaz Usta, Mehmet Öztürk
  • Runtime
    19 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
    2020
  • Country
    • Turkey
    • Syria
  • Format
    • Colour
    • Black & White

DAFilms.com is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

Doc Alliance Members

Sign up to receive regular updates on our film program:

By signing up for the newsletter, I hereby consent to receiving commercial communications by electronic means and to all relevant personal data processing required for the purpose of sending the Doc-Air, z.s. newsletter. I hereby confirm that I have read and familiarized myself with the Principles of Personal Data Processing and that I consent to the text therein. I also hereby acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.

Poslat svému Junioru

Zavřít