Original Title: Nû Jin Jîn
Turkey / 2015 / 28 min  

Director: Veysi Altay
Producer: Veysi Altay
Production Company: Yapim 13
Cinematography: Veysi Altay
Scriptwriter: Veysi Altay
Editor: Semih Yildiz, Veysi Altay
Music Composer: Viyan Peyman
Language: Kurdish
Main Cast: Elif Kobane, Arjin, Sedat Topcu, Viyan Peyman
World premiere

 

 

Synopsis
New Life, with the slogan ‘Woman is life, life is resistance and resistance is Kobanî’ depicts
the daily life of a woman guerilla, Elif Kobanî, joining in the Women's Protection Units (YPJ)
in their battle against ISIS. The documentary relates the ISIS assault of September 15th , 2014 and
the five-month resistance by the two Kurdish forces, (YPJ) and People's Defense Units (YPG) through the lens of Elif Kobanî.

Nû Jiyan, bi dirûşma "Jin jiyane, jiyan bergiriye û bergirî jî Kobaniye" derbirînê ji jiyana rojane ya jineka gerîla, bi navê Elîfa Kobanî, dikit ko di şerê wan ê dijî DÎŞÎyê da digehit Yekeyên Parastina Jinan (YPJ). Ev belgefilim hêrişên DÎŞÎyê yên 15î Îlûna 2014ê û pênc-mehên bergiriyê yên herdu hêzên Kurdî YPJ û Yekîneyên Parastina Gel (YPG) jî di edeseya Elîfa Kobanî ra pêşkêş dikit

 

Director’s Biography
Veysi Altay, was born in 1975 in Agirî. Altay directed number of films and documentaries, and his works
Also include a book, available in three languages.

Weysiyê Altayî li sala 1975ê, li Agiriyê, hatiye ser dinyayê. Weysî jimareyeka dirêjefilim û belgefilman derînane, û her wisa kitêbek jî di gel berhemên wî heye ko bi sê zimanan hatiye berhevandin.

 

Filmography

2014 New women live
2013 33 years resistance
2012 State is the perpetrator
2011 Tornedo