Written and Directed by: Onur Ünlü
Producer: Funda Alp, Orkun Ünlü
Executive Producer: Şebnem Vitrinel
Director of Photography: Vedat Özdemir
Sound: Orçun Kozluca
Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
Production Year: 2013
Run time: 107 minutes
Awards and Screenings
Dubai International Film Festival (2013) Muhr Asia/Africa Best Feature Film Award Nominee
Istanbul Film Festival (2013) The Golden Tulip National Competition Best Film Award
Istanbul Film Festival (2013) Best Screenplay Award
Istanbul Film Festival (2013) Best Editing Award
Istanbul Film Festival (2013) FIPRESCI Award in the National Competition
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (2013) Forum of Independents
Toronto International Film Festival (2013) Vanguard Section
Onur Ünlü was born in Izmit in 1973. After graduating from Anadolu University School of Communication Sciences, he went onto complete his masters degree at Marmara University School of Communication Sciences. Since 1997, he has realized many projects as screenwriter, copywriter, producer and director. His first feature film Police, which he wrote and directed in 2007, was screened at numerous national and international festivals, including the Golden Boll Festival and the Moscow Film Festival. In 2008, he wrote and directed two fantastic genre films, The Kid followed by Son of the Sun. He won various awards from the Golden Boll and Golden Orange Film Festivals for his 2009 film Five Cities. In the same year, he wrote the script and co-produced Love, Bitter. In 2011, his feature film The Extremely Tragic Story of Celal Tan and His Family was awarded as the Best Film and the Best Screenplay at the Golden Boll Film Festival. Cast members also received the Jury Award for Best Ensemble Cast Performance.
Man is created of anxiety.
In a small Anatolian town life goes on: Cemal is an assistant referee in football games, Yasemin works in an egg factory, Defne is a street vendor who sells books, Doctor Irfan is occupied with his patients… In this town with two suns and three full moons in the sky, Cemal, who can see through the walls, has no expectation out of life and looks for a way out with Yasemin,who can move objects with her fingers, as he tries to deal with the distress that fell on his. However, Defne, who can freeze time will muddle things up and actions of Yasemin’s immortal boss will contradict the invisible elementary school teacher’s advices who is trying to eliminate the worries of Cemal.