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The Gentle Sadness of Things

The Gentle Sadness of Things
Director: Deniz Telek
Original title: Gümüş
Script: Deniz Telek
Status: Moldavian Premiere
DoP: Emre Pekçakır
Age restrictions: 6+
Music: Ozan Çoban
Country: Turkey
Scenography: Rabia Kip
Production year: 2018
Costumes: Rabia Kip
Genre: Drama
Sound: Yalın Özgencil
Duration: 16 min.
Montage: Kubilay Dallı
Producer: Kübra Kip
Language: Turkish
Distribution (actors): Sercan Özinan, Emiş Yıldırım, Hasan Ali Yıldırım


After his father's death, Ali goes to hometown to take his mother away to the city where he lives. But before that, he has to find a place for his father's heirloom dog.

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Deniz Telek was born in Erzurum in 1989. He graduated Philosophy Department (Bachelor and Master Degree) in University of İstanbul. He made Erasmus in University of Warsaw in his master degree and had lectures about Krzysztof Kieslowski. He is studying PhD in Cinema Department in Marmara University. He also graduated Pantomime Department in İstanbul State Conservatory and he is working as an actor in some private theaters nearly 10 years in Turkey. He played lead actor in Dersu Yavuz Altun's feature-lenght movie Ayaz“ in 2017. He had a chance to work with Bela Tarr in the workshop which was arranged by Antalya Film Forum for 12 days in 2018. He made his second short "TRACTATUS" (which is based on Ludwig Wittgenstein's Tractatus-Logico-Philosophicus.) in this workshop.