SNOW AND THE BEAR / KAR VE AYI
Turkey, Germany, Serbia, 2022, 93’
Director: Selcen Ergun
Cast: Merve Dizdar, Saygın Soysal, Asiye Dinçsoy, Erkan Bektaş…
In a small, snow-covered, remote town of Turkey winter has always been tough. Aslı is a young nurse who has been appointed here recently for her obligatory service. One cold night, a man from the town goes missing. In this small town – where the biggest problem for the police has been bats – the sudden disappearance of a man creates all sorts of rumors. Step by step, Aslı finds herself in the middle of a whirlwind of power relationships, secrets and doubts.
Festivals / Awards: Toronto International Film Festival, Hamburg Film Festival, Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival (Best First Film Award, Best Actress), Film Festival Cottbus, Marrakech International Film Festival, Belgrade International Film Festival FEST (Nebojsa Djukelic Awards for Best Regional Film in Main Competition)…