SHADOW OF VIOLENCE

28:29
The Netherlands, Turkey
Fiction
2020

Director: Ibrahim Karatay
Screenwriters: Ibrahim Karatay, Paul Oscar Kanter
Producer: Ibrahim Karatay, Paul Oscar Kanter, Soner Alper, John van Mullem
Cinematographer: Lukas de Kort
Editor: Fatih Tura
Sound designer: Tom Jansen
Composer: Martijn Hoekstra
Actors: Metin Coşkun, Mustafa Uzunyılmaz

Production: Alchemic Film

Screening formats: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken languages: Turkish
Subtitles: English

Materials
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Synopsis

Bilal worked as a torturer for the military regime in the 1980s that murdered Selman’s sons. Selman now has a gun on Bilal in a cave. Both men are trapped by their primitive instincts. The interplay of light and dark dissolves the boundary between perpetrator and victim

Festivals
(Premiere Statuses: WP – World, IP – International, NP – National, LP – Local)

Voices Short @ 49th IFF Rotterdam (The Netherlands, 22/01-02/02/2020) – WP
International Competition @ 19th DOKUFEST (Kosovo, 07-25/08/2020) – IP