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Boston Turkish Arts & Culture Festival 2023 | Documentary and Short Film Competition Nov 17 - Dec 3

FINALIST
November 18 - December 3, 2023

SPECIAL MENTION

CLOTHESLINE
Çamaşır İpi

camasir ipi

Short / 4 min. / 2022

DIRECTOR Hüseyin Urçuk

SCREENWRITER / PRODUCER Hüseyin Urçuk
CINEMATOGRAPHER Can Paçacıoğlu
EDITORS Hüseyin Urçuk, Can Paçacıoğlu

In this experimental short film, items hanging on a clothesline represent the challenges and monotony women face when unable to pursue career and educational goals within an oppressive patriarchal society.

Selected Festivals and Awards

  • Sabancı Foundation Short Film Competition (2023): Third Prize
  • Rotary International Short Film Festival (2023)

Hüseyin URÇUK

huseyin urcukHüseyin Urçuk was born in Akhisar district of Manisa in 1983. He took part in many festivals in Turkey and abroad with his experimental short film project Entropy and was deemed worthy of awards. In 2018, he won awards from many festivals with his short film script named Barkode. In 2019, he took part as an actor in the fictional short film Dragon that he wrote. In 2020, he completed his undergraduate education at Istanbul University, Faculty of Communication, Department of Radio, Television and Cinema. His recent filmography includes Isolation (doc., 2021), Clothesline (short, 2022), Sewing Machine (short, 2023).

 

 

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