#direnayol

#direnayol

Germany, Turkey | 2016 | 60’| documentary

 

#direnayol accompanies trans* activist Şevval Kılıç during the 21st Istanbul LGBTI Pride caught up in the reflexions of carnivalesque Gezi Park Uprising. #resistayol is a turbulent audiovisual journey witnessing a wind of hope, humour, and solidarity wished to be remembered in the politics of Turkey today.

 

Production | Rüzgâr Buşki & Kanka Productions
Director &  Editor | Rüzgâr Buşki
Script | Senem Donatan & Rüzgâr Buşki
Cinematographer | Zara Zandieh
Location Sound | Ulaş P. Dutlu &  Gizem Oruç
Music | Gizem Oruç
Sound Design & Final Mix | Azadeh Zandieh
Grading | Colja Krugmann
Title & Animation | Fehmican Gözüm

 

SCREENINGS (selection)

2017 Translations – 12th Seattle Transgender Film Festival
2017 16th Pink Life KuirFest, Turkey, January
2016 8th Which Human Rights? Film Festival, Turkey
2016 1st Transformations Trans Film Festival Berlin, Germany
2016  59th International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film, Germany (German Premiere)
2016 Documenta 14 – 34 Exercises of Freedom, Greece (International Premiere)
2016  9th Documentarist Istanbul Documentary Days, Turkey
2016 11th International Labor Films Festival, Turkey
2016 15th !f Istanbul Independent Film Festival, Turkey (World Premiere)