7-year-old Mizgin lived in Batman during the 90’s. She is much affected by the crimes the Hizbollah did and the stories that Sümeyye told her. Mizgin attempts suicide, because of Sümeyye’s idea, that kids go to paradise when they die as children. According to her paradise is a peaceful place.
Acet, born in Batman in 1985, graduated from the Turkish teacher department and did her master degree at the Mardin Artuklu University in Kurdish language. Since 2009 she has worked in various short film projects.
2013 Heaven of Watermelons
2013 The Spring Season of Paradise
HEAVEN OF WATERMELONS
Original Title: Bihuşta Zebeşan
Production Company: Yapim13 Film Production
Production Year: 2013
Director: Gülistan Acet
Script: Gülistan Acet
Cinematography: Semih Yıldız
Editor: Erhan Örs, Mehmet Dalmaz
Music Composer: Stephan Micus
Producer: Meral Balık
Running Time: 3min
Main Cast: Helin Erdem, Pınar Tutal, Mizgin Total, Güle Ulusoy