Original Title: Lat
Turkey/ 2014 / 21 min  

Director: Mustafa Uluç
Producer: Mustafa Uluç
Production Company: EFA
Cinematography: Omer Gunes
Scriptwriter: Mustafa Uluç
Editor: Celal Argin
Music Composer: Lost land
Language: Kurdish
Main Cast: Fatma Ekinci, Mahmut Ekinci. şükrü Ekinci, Menice Ekinci, Hüseyin Ekinci
World premiere

 

 

Synopsis

The short film narrates the life of villagers in Cay Ustu, Batman, northern Kurdistan who partially live in caves since ancient times, it portrays their suffering and the difficulties they face in everyday life, as the local government keeps neglecting them.

Ev kurtefilim jiyana xelkê gundê Cay Ustuyê yê girêdayî Batmanê, bakûrê Kurdistanê, vedigêrit ko ji serdemên kevin were bi rengekê parçeyî di şkevtan ve dijîn, kurtefilim behsa pirsgirêkên gundiyan û wan zehmetiyên ew rojane dibînin dikit, ko hikumeta navxweyî xemsariyê di derheqa wan da dikit.

 

Director’s Biography

Mustafa Uluc was born in 1989, in Merdin, northern Kurdistan. Uluc earned his degree in cinema and mass media. Uluc has directed several films since his beginning, and ‘Lat’ is his latest short film.

Mistefayê Uluc li sala 1989ê, li Merdînê, bakûrê Kurdistanê, hatiye ser dinyayê. Wî bawername bi sînemayê û medyayê wergirt. Mistefayî çendîn filim derînane, û "Lat" nûtirîn kurtefilmê wî ye.

 

Filmography
Lat 2014
Buken bin Xetê 2013