Director: Onur Saylak
Running Time: 115′
The smuggling of refugees from the war-torn Middle East into economically ravaged Greece is the backdrop to actor turned first-time director Onar Saylak’s impressive screen adaptation of Hakan Günday’s award-winning thriller. Quiet teenager Gaza (Hayat Van Eck) follows dad (Legendary Once Upon a Time in Anatolia star Ahmet Mumtaz Taylan) into the family transport business. An able apprentice, Gaza rises quickly as he witnesses the dark harrowing despair of those fleeing war.
In partnership with Balik Arts.