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IT'S MY TURN (BENDE SIRA - ICH BIN DRAN)

IT'S MY TURN
Scene from "It's My Turn" (photo © Ismet Erguen/Distant Dreams)

A declaration of love to the cinema. In a suburb of Istanbul, a few kids play a game...


Ismet Erguen is also active as an actress and production designer for film and television productions. It\'s My Turn (Bende Sira - Ich bin dran, 2007) marks her directorial debut.
Genre Drama
Category Short
Year of Production 2007
Director Ismet Erguen
Screenplay Ismet Erguen
Cinematography Ilker Berke
Isabel Meier, Svenja Cussler
Enis Rotthoff
Janine Gensheimer
Cast Tuana Merhard, Lorin Merhard, Kadir Tezer, Coskun Duez, Mert Metin Oezdemir, Samet Aslan, Semih Aslan, Sadi Somer
Producers Kaete Caspar, Ulrich Caspar
Production Company Distant Dreams Filmproduktion/Berlin, in co-production with Plato Film/Istanbul
Length 11 min
Format 16 mm
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Festivals Locarno 2007, Abu Dhabi 2007, Cinema Tout Ecran Geneva 2007, Izmir 2007, Interfilm Berlin 2007, Triest 2008, Molodist Kiev 2008, MedFilm Festival 2008, Shanghai 2009, Curta Cinema Rio de Janeiro 2013
Awards Silver Leopard Locarno 2007, Best German Short Interfilm Berlin 2007, Special Mention Triest
With backing from German Federal Film Board, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, BKM

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