The Wonderful Affair

Harika is a child whose Kurdish family was set refuge from Siirt to Manisa at the end of 1980’s.
With his own words, he is a transsexual feeling female spirit in his own body since early childhood. He lives in Izmir since 2000 and makes a living by prostutition.
Harika (literally translated as wonderful) poses with her self-confidence and courage for my multimedia project. It suggests the audience an unjudgemental stance for homophobia.

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  • - Pink Life QueerFest, Ankara, Turkey, 2017
  • - The San Francisco Sex Worker Film & Arts Festival, San Francisco, USA, 2017
  • - Palace International Film Festival, Piotrowice Nyskie, Poland, 2017
  • - North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Durham, USA, 2017
  • - 19th. Thessaloniki LGBTI Film Festival, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2017
  • - LesGaiCineMad, Madrid International LGBTI Film Festival, Madrid, Spain, 2017
  • - Transition International Queer Minorities Film Festival, Vienna, Austria, 2017
  • - LGBTI+ Youth Festival, Izmir, Turkey, 2017
  • - Sex Worker Film Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2017
  • - Les Irrécupérables, Paris, France, 2017
  • - Santo Domingo OutFest, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 2017
  • - Zinegoak International LGTB Film and Performing Arts Festival, Bilbao, Spain, 2018
  • - Zinentiendo LGTBIQ Film Festival, Zaragoza, Spain, 2018
  • - Queer Festival Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany, 2018
  • - Festival de Asunción, Asunción, Paraguay, 2018
  • - Scottish Queer International Film Festival, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 2018
  • - Queerbee LGBT Film Festival, London, United Kingdom, 2019
  • - Woodbury LGBTQ Film Festival, South Jersey, USA. 2019

Father Tongue

Ali is a young ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) patient, diagnosed by his doctors to have left three more years to live and can not use 98% of his body. Also, Ali has lost the ability to speak. This show testifies to Ali's dialogue with his daughter.

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-  EURO-IN 21st European and Independent Film Festival, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2017
- Uhvati Traveling screenings in Užice, Jagodina, Loznica, Belgrade, Pećince, Serbia, 2017.
- Uhvati Film festival -Seize the film- films about disability, Novi Sad, Serbia, 2017
Award for "The Film With Most Profound Message"

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