Boston Turkish Film and Music Festival10th ANNUAL BOSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL SM
March 24 - April 30, 2011


Bicycle - Bisiklet


BICYCLE

Bisiklet / Bisqilet

Best Short Film Jury and Audience Awards winner in the 15th Boston Turkish Festival Documentary and Short Film Competition

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Sunday, March 27, 2011    3:00 p.m.
Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston

Written and Directed by I. Serhat Karaaslan

Cast:
Baran Salman, Mehmet Unal, Musa Karagoz

Short / 2010 / 17’ 14”

 


SYNOPSIS

Firat and his father collect garbage to survive. Firat's biggest dream is have a bicycle. One day he finds a bicycle but it has one wheel. Because of his passion, he still continues to ride his bicycle despite the difficulties.


SELECTED FESTIVALS AND AWARDS

  • Boston Turkish Arts and Culture Festival Documentary and Short Film Competition, U.S.A. (2010): Best Short Film Jury & Audience Awards
  • Antalya Golden Orange International Film Festival, Turkey (2010): Digital Film Academy Award
  • Trieste Film Festival, Italy (2011)
  • Athens International Short Film Fesitval, Greece (2011)
  • Ankara International Film Festival, Turkey (2011): in competition

Director I. SERHAT KARAASLAN

I. Serhat KaraaslanI. Serhat Karaaslan was born 1984 in Varto. He graduated from the Faculty of Pharmacy at Istanbul University. He studies towards a master degree on Film and Drama at Kadir Has University since 2009. He works as a pharmacist and he professionally makes his own movies.

 

 

 

 

 

 
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