Haftasonu (Weekend)


2016 // Short - Drama

Details

  • A collaboration with Cypriot filmmaker Talat Gokdemir.

Festivals

  • International Short Film Festival of Cyprus 2016
  • Mediterranean Short Film Festival of Tangier 2016
  • Ferfilm International Film Festival, Kosovo 2016

Following his father’s death, Hasan returns to Cyprus after many years. He spends time in his childhood village with his grieving mother and childhood girlfriend. The pressure to attend the funeral pushes Hasan to confront his past and to search for reconciliation, not only with his family and home but also with himself.


Bird


2012 // Short - Fiction // 12:30

Nominations

  • BAFTA New Talent Award 2012 (Best Actor), Lauren Grace Wilson

Festivals

  • Raindance Film Festival 2012 (Nominated Best UK Short)
  • Encounters Short Film & Animation Film Festival 2012
  • Glasgow International Film Festival 2012
  • Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival, Scottish Borders 2012
  • Flatpack Film Festival, Birmingham 2013
  • Travelling Film Festival, Rennes 2013

"Adolescence is the only period in which we learn anything..."


Strange Places


2011 // Short - Fiction // 14:25

Nominations

  • BAFTA New Talent Award 2011 (Best Actor), Amiera Darwish

Festivals

  • Screentest Student Film Festival 2011 (Nominated Best Drama)
  • Edge of the City Film Festival 2011 (3rd Place Prize - Fiction)
  • Watersprite International Student Film Festival 2011 (Nominated Best Editing)
  • ShortCutz London April 2011

Two alienated teenagers have retreated to their childhood haunts in the woods. In a fateful encounter, Cat and Simon discover that they are not so different, and together they are compelled to confront reality.