SULUKULE MON AMOUR


Turkey 2016 6 min original version with German and English subtitles
by Azra Deniz Okyay
Script: Azra Deniz Okyay, DoP: Andaç Şahan, Editor: Ali Ağa, Production: 85/90 Projects, Producer: Zeynep Armağan Şahan, with: Gizem Nalbant, Dina Madany

SULUKULE MON AMOUR, tells about Gizem and Dina who live in Sulukule – in a famous ghetto of Istanbul – and their love in hiphop dance and their strive for freedom through dancing. To them, dance is freedom, peace, being themselves and one of the best ways for humanity to unite.

Born in 1983 in Istanbul/Turkey, Azra Deniz Okyay graduated High School at the Lycée Français Pierre Loti. She holds a Bachelor and a Master Degree in Cinema from the Sorbonne-Nouvelle and has worked for the Partizan Production Company and the Depo Production Company. Before SULUKULE MON AMOUR she made LE SEPARATION, CENGIZ and LITTLE BLACK FISHES.
Contact
Zeynep Armağan Şahan
Turkey
zeynep@8590projects.com