Saroyanland
Saroyanland

Saroyanland

Director Lusin Dink

Production year 2013

Length 72min.

Country Turkey/Armenia/France

screenings

09 Jul 2018 12:00 Moscow Cinema, Red Hall

SYNOPSIS

The docu-drama focuses on the journey of famous writer William Saroyan to the birthplace of his Armenian family in Bitlis, Turkey in 1964. While retaking the same road, the film aims to understand Saroyan's unique attitude to belonging, witnessing the self-discovery of a man who followed the traces of his Armenian ancestors.

CAST & CREW

Lusin Dink
Lusin Dink

Director

Producer

Soner Alper, Lusin Dink

Script

Lusin Dink

Director of Photography

Thomas Mauch , Emre Basaran

Production designer

Hülya Karakaş

Music by

Francois Courtier, Bartek Gliniak, Komitas

Sound

Kostas Flaktidis, Ioannis Giannakopoulos, Umut Senyol

Edit

Eytan Ipeker, Umut Sakallioglu, Ali Aga

Cast

Artur Norikyan, Kevork Malikyan, Oşin Çilingir, Sevinç Erol, Elmon Hayran

Production company

Nar Film Caferaga Mah. Sarraf Ali. Sok. 25\3 Kadikoy Istanbul, Turkey

Lusin Dink

From 1998-2003 Dink studied at the Istanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Communications, Department of Cinema-TV. During her education she independently co-directed a short film called Threep. Her career in film production as an assistant director began in 2003 after graduating and becoming the assistant of Tomris Giritlioglu. She has worked over 15 international projects as assistant director. SaroyanLand is her first feature film as a director.


Filmography

Threep (2001, short), SaroyanLand (2013).

FILMS 2018