Boston Turkish Film Festival


Ad Infinitum | Sonsuz

At the center of a barren and mysterious universe stands a shed. From within, the Leader oversees his subordinates, but they cannot look inside. After an encounter with one of his subordinates, the Leader faces the fact that his authority is crumbling. In order to regain his authority, he decides to use brute force, but nevertheless the battle for authority persists.


  • Malatya International Short Film Festival, Turkey (2018): Best Short Film
  • İFSAK Short Film Competition, Turkey (2019): Best Short Film
  • Galatasaray University Sinepark Short Film Competition, Turkey (2019): Best Short Film in Horror Tunnel Category, Best Original Score
  • Lions Short Film Competition, Turkey (2019): Third Prize, Best Cinematography
  • Hasan Kalyoncu University Golden Baklava Short Film Festival, Turkey (2018): Second Prize
  • Trieste Science + Fiction Film Festival, Italy (2018)
  • Sci-Fi London Film Festival, U.K. (2019)
  • Istanbul Film Festival Short Film Competition, Turkey (2019)
  • SİYAD (Turkish Film Critics Association) Awards, Turkey (2019): Nominated for Fantastic Cinema Awards
  • Ithaca Fantastic, New York, USA (2018)
  • Silk Road International Film Festival, Ireland (2019)
  • Izmir International Short Film Festival, Turkey (2018)
  • Kobane Film Festival, Syria (2018)
  • Akbank Short Film Festival, Turkey (2019)
  • Boğaziçi University Mithat Alam Film Center, Hisar Choice of Short Films, Turkey (2019)
  • Atıf Yılmaz Short Film Festival, Turkey (2019)
  • Okan University Short Film Festival, Turkey (2019)
  • Dumbo Film Festival, New York, USA (2019)
  • Figari Film Festival, Sardinia, Italy (2019)


    Murat Cetinkaya

    Murat Çetinkaya (1986) graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University Depatment of Cinema and Television. His graduation project and his next short film in the following year were screened in prestigious national and international festivals. He worked as assistant cameraman and assistant director in commericals and feature films. He completed his graduate studies on script writing in The London Film School. He is currently working towards his PhD in Yeditepe University on Media Studies. Ad Infinitum / Sonsuz is his third short film.


    Sonsuz (short fiction) 2018
    Asker (short fiction) 2011
    Üst Kattaki (short fiction) 2010


    FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2019
    7:00 pm

    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    Remis Auditorium
    465 Huntington Avenue


    In Competition

    Directed by Murat Çetinkaya
    Short / 13 min. / 2018

    Cast: Serhat Kılıç, Bülent Çolak, Ulaş Yatkın

    Ad Infinitum

    Films in this session:
    Short Film Finalists-2

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