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Director
Tuna Kaptan

Screenplay
Tuna Kaptan

Director of Photography
Roy Yunus Imer

Editing
Sophie Oldenbourg

Cast
Aziz Çapkurt

Producer
Tuna Kaptan

Are You Listening Mother?

A Kurdish woman is sentenced to six years of house arrest. Her older son reluctantly becomes her prison guard. Torn between two authorities, his mother and the police, he is forced to confront his own boundaries.

 

Tuna Kaptan
Born in Munich. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Media, Theatre and Romance Studies. He later studied at ENERC Film School in Buenos Aires and graduated in documentary film direction from the University of Television and Film Munich. His films have won numerous awards at major international film festivals. His latest film, Are You Listening Mother?, premiered at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival. He is now working on his first feature length film.

Turkey, Germany, 2019
DCP, Colour
20’