Boston Turkish Film and Music Festival12th ANNUAL BOSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL SM
March 21 - April 27, 2013



Bread - Ekmek

An attendant at the agency for the protection of children realizes that every morning one loaf of bread is missing in the storeroom. First, he thinks it’s the bakery’s fault but later finds out that a child is filching the bread. So, he decides to keep an eye on him.

Selected Festivals and Awards:

  • Boston Turkish Festival Documentary & Short Film Competition: Best Short Film Audience Award
  • Leiden International Short Film Festival: Best Film
  • Pentedattilo Film Festival: Best Film
  • Cannes Film Festival: Short Film Corner
  • Corti and Cigarettes International Short Film Festival: Special Prize of the Press, ENI Prize
  • Istanbul University Golden Tooth Short Film Festival: Best Film
  • International White Dow Short Film Competition: Best Film


Koray SevindiKoray Sevindi was born in Istanbul. After studying Mechanical Engineering at Istanbul Technical University, he worked as assistant director in various short films, documentaries and commercials. He lived in New York City for a short period of time and studied film directing at New York Film Academy. His first short film Ekmek (Bread) was officially screened and won various awards in many international and national film festivals. He wrote articles on the cinema as well as film reviews in “Potansiyel” and “Hayal Perdesi” magazines in Turkey. He continues to study theory and practice in cinema.



Winner of Best Short Film Audience Award in the 17th Boston Turkish Festival Documentary and Short Film Competition


Written and Directed by
Koray Sevindi

Cast: Osman Doğan, Muaz Ete

Short / 2012 / 9 min.
with English subtitles


Sunday, March 24, 2013 | 3:30 p.m.

BTF Documentary & Short Film Competition Award Ceremony following the screening

Remis Auditorium
Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston

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