#BPFF2022 YELLOW UMBRELLA
National Short Film Competition

The films that will compete in the 8th Balkan Panorama Film Festival, which will be held in Izmir between 21 – 27 May, 2022 hosted by the Buca Municipality and supported by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, have been announced. Applications for competition and non-competition programs were made online and free of charge from the festival's official website between 20 December 2021 - 04 March 2022. The festival, which accepted applications from 16 Balkan countries, was met with great interest. A total of 614 applications were received, with 115 foreign feature films, 349 foreign short films, 21 domestic feature films and 129 domestic short films. As a result of the evaluation made by the six-member preliminary jury, the films that will compete in the National Short Film Competition for the Yellow Umbrella Award at the 8th Balkan Panorama Film Festival have been determined:

THE NIGHT GENERATION

Original Title: Gece Kuşağı
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  17 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Yasemin Demirci
Cast: Cihat Süvarioğlu, Başak Kara, Erkan Uyanıksoy, Nezaket Erden

26 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

27 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 1


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THE GAS

Original Title: Gaz
Production Year: 2020
Duration: 14 min
Country of Production: Türkiye
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Utku Çakır
Cast: Gökhan Güvenatam, Sadık Kabakçı, Ömer Şinasi Üstün

22 May 2022 Time: 16.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

25 May 2022 Time: 18.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2


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SHERU

Original Title: Şero
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  12 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Mustafa Efelti
Cast: Nur Rüzgar Efelti, Şero (Dog)

22 May 2022 Time: 16.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

25 May 2022 Time: 18.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2


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THE HARVEST

Original Title: Hasat
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  18 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fictional /Drama
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Ömer Faruk Yardımcı
Cast: Metin Coşkun, İnan Ulaş Torun, Hazım Körmükçü, Onur Şenol, Oğuz Okul, Ceyda Olguner, Sabahattin Yakut

26 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

27 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 1


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THE OTHER

Original Title: Karşıdaki
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  14 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Şiyar Baran Sakık
Cast: Ertürk Erkek, Enes Akbulut, Özkan Yıldırım, Merve Özcan, Gökhan Ramazanoğlu, Cahit Aboşoğlu

22 May 2022 Time: 16.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

25 May 2022 Time: 18.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2


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WHAT ABOUT TOMORROW?

Original Title: Peki Ya Yarın ?
Production Year: 2022
Duration:  5  min.
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Buğra Mert Alkayalar
Cast: Barbaros Tuğberk Erdemir, Aysu Serindağ, Ayça Avcı, Jacop Bittel

26 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

27 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 1


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THE DAY MY FATHER DIED

Original Title: Babamın Öldüğü Gün
Production Year: 2022
Duration:  17 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Emre Sefer
Cast: Nur Fettahoğlu, Alina Boz

26 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

27 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 1


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AN ORDINARY DAY

Original Title: Sıradan Bir Gün
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  18 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Arda Gökçe
Cast: Ahmet Melih Yılmaz, Selda Aktuna, Dilek Güler, Sude Sade Çakmak

22 May 2022 Time: 16.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

25 May 2022 Time: 18.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2


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MERCY “JOURNEY TO DESPAIR”

Original Title: Merhamet’’ Umutsuzluğa Yolculuk’’
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  19 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Documentary
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Nuray Kayacan Sünbül
Cast: Abdülkadir Şen

22 May 2022 Time: 16.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

25 May 2022 Time: 18.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2


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MARY

Original Title: MERYEM
Production Year: 2021
Duration:  20 min
Country of Production: Turkey
Genre: Fiction
Language: Turkish
Subtitle: English
Directed by: Celal Yücel Tombul
Cast: Ziver Armağan, Açıl Elif Nur Kerkük

26 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 2

27 May 2022 Time: 12.00 TARIK AKAN GENÇLIK MERKEZI SALON 1


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