Alex
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    Alex

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    Puerto Rico, Turkey, USA

    2018

    11 min

    • English

    Drama

    On the day that she will give an important work presentation, Alex realizes that it's a man's world.

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    Credits

    Cast
    Buğra Dedeoğlu
    Screenplay
    Selman Nacar
    Cinematography
    Rıdvan Yavuz
    Editing
    Buğra Dedeoğlu
    Music
    Buğra Dedeoğlu
    Production
    KUYU FILM
    Selman Nacar

    Selman Nacar

    Turkey

    I think that cinema cannot fully answer almost anything but is a great tool to make the audience ponder some questions. I believe cinema can have an indirect and profound effect, instead of a direct and superficial one.

    Selman Nacar is a filmmaker, with an MFA in Directing from Columbia University in New York City. He gave lectures on fictional filmmaking at the same university. He graduated from İstanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law in 2015, and from Faculty of Film in 2016. He is an alumnus of the Berlinale Talent 2019, and the First Films First 2020. Selman is the founder of Kuyu Film, a production company that produced the films THE PILLAR OF SALT (2018) and BELONGING (2019), both of which have premiered at the Berlin Film Festival Forum Section. He made the short film ALEX (2018) and his feature debut BETWEEN TWO DAWNS (2021) premiered at San Sebastian FF and won top prize at Torino FF. Selman is currently working on his second feature film HESITATION WOUND.

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