Yellow Heat

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Yellow Heat

Directed by Fikret Reyhan

  • Turkey 2017; 85 min
  • Original version: Turkish
  • Genre: Drama
    • Best Film (National Competition), Best Actor (Aytaç Uşun), Best Photography, Best Editing - Istanbul FF
    • Best Director - Moscow IFF

Synopsis

In a field surrounded and squeezed by increasing industrialization, an immigrant family, deep in financial debt, struggles to survive through traditional farming. Their son, Ibrahim, determined to find his own way, dreams of a different future for himself. Ibrahim is surrounded by not only his family’s feudal circumstances but also the merciless system of the region. However, he finds that it is not so easy to turn a dream into reality. His actions will have many unexpected consequences for both himself and for his family. YELLOW HEAT aims to tell the story of people who are affected by the change of production relations and in parallel by the change of the capital.

Production

  • CEMRE CEREN ASARLI