The following films took part in the Yilmaz GŁney Short Film Competition 2007
Short Film Competition Programme 7 (Tue 4 Dec 11:00)
A SONG IS HEARD
Director : Jalal Saedpanah
East Kurdistan (Iran) 2006 / 21m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
The long-suffering wife of a drug addict attempts to take him back to his home town to start a new life together. On their journey they are accompanied by a seller of musical instruments.
LOOKING FOR GOD
Director: ZÓrek MÓra
South Kurdistan (Iraq) 2007 / 5m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
An abstract film about a dictator and his subordinates.
Director: Nazire Turan
North Kurdistan (Turkey) 2007 / 20m / Turkish and Kurdish (Kurmanji) with English subtitles / PG
Four street children and and how things of which they are completely unaware begin to change their lives.
Director: Dilshad Barwary
South Kurdistan (Iraq) 2006 / 14m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English Subtitles / PG
Just like any other child, an orphan wants to have a photo taken with his mother and murdered father.
Short Film Competition Programme 8 (Tue 4 Dec 14:15)
I DO NOT KNOW ANY STORY
Director: Idris Samani
East Kurdistan (Iran) 2007 / 20m / Kurdish (Sorani) with English subtitles / PG
A group of women are weaving carpets in a house and one of them questions their destiny.
SHE STANDS IN THE FIELD WHERE
Director: Behnam Safari
East Kurdistan (Iran) 2006 / 5m / No dialogue / PG
As a car pulls over at the roadside and the passengers get out for a snack, a large truck speeds towards them.