Path of Tears

Turkey, 2016, 30 min.

Director

Engin Türkyılmaz

Producer

Engin Türkyılmaz

Scenario

Engin Türkyılmaz

Rights Holder

Engin Türkyılmaz

DOP

Eren Kırlangıç, Harun Demirel

Production

Department of Radio, Television and Film of Ege University

This documentary takes a hard look at efforts to pillage natural resources in the Black Sea region of Turkey. How do hydroelectric power plants, the Black Sea Coastal Highway, mining pits, Cerattepe, and the Green Road affect the local people, culture, ecology, human, nature, and life? 


HONORS
2016 Marmaris International Short FF (Turkey) – Audience Award for Best Film; Special Jury Award
2017 Atıf Yılmaz Short FF (Turkey) – Best Film
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Engin Türkyılmaz

Born in 1992 in Istanbul, Turkey. He started his college education in Istanbul University, Department of Economics in 2010; however, he left the department in his third year and enrolled in the Department of Radio, Television and Film of Ege University. During these years, he wrote in several magazines and newspapers and worked as an editor. He would like to create a cinema and literature site where he will be able to tell about himself, his experiences and his dreams. 

Selected filmography

Path of Tears

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