The following films took part in the Yilmaz GŁney Short Film Competition 2007
Short Film Competition Programme 11 (Thu 6 Dec 9:30)
Director: Kaiwan Majidi
East Kurdistan (Iran) 2007 / 21m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
Something does not allow the women in the village to bring their new born safely into the world
Short Film Competition Programme 12 (Thu 6 Dec 11:30)
Director: Najim Hogir
South Kurdistan (Iraq) 2007 / 11m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
The life of a talented person who has passed away is unveiled.
CROSSING THE BORDER OF ILLUSION
Director: Hatam Saedpanah
East Kurdistan (Iran) 2006 / 19m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
Vision of an artist about the impeccability and dictatorship of someone modelled on Jesus and Saddam.
A SNAPSHOT IN TIME
Director: Halkawt Mustafa
Norway 2007 / 13m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
The story of a Kurdish family living in Norway. One day the father disappears and the son cannot understand why it cannot be reported to the police and tries to find him by himself.
THE DAY I BECAME MY MOTHER
Director: Faysal Soysal
East Kurdistan (Iran) 2006 / 12m / No dialogue, narration in English / PG
When four innocent Kurdish villagers are killed in South Kurdistan during a clash between the Kurdish Pesmergha forces and Iraqi Security Forces, a case of mistaken identity ensues.