2016-Gaia Student Awards

Zeynep Altay

Turkey, 2016, 18′, Arabic

Photography: Çağrı İşbilir

Editing: Hazal Günay, Şeyma Gök

Music: Hakan Tuğrul

Sound: Nagehan Okat

Producer: Zeynep Altay

Community Center, 14.10.2016, Friday, 13:00-15:00

Synopsis: The documentary “Qıllıt” glimpses into the lives of three families who stayed in the Assyrian village of Qıllıt in the aftermath of a major migration from the village in the 1990s. “Qıllıt” shows the loyalty of these people to their land and tells why these families do not leave their village.

Biography: She was born in Mardin, in 1986. She won a scholarship to study in Beykent University, Department of Cinema-Television. She continues her studies as a student also majoring in Sociology.

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