Boston Turkish Festival Documentary & Short Film Competition

SOUND, STRUGGLE, SUSTAINABILITY

Unlock 3 films to stream instantly
Already unlocked? for access

Give as a gift

Protected ContentThis content can only be viewed in authorized regions: United States of America.
$8After unlocking, you'll have 7 days to start watching. Once you begin, you'll have 48 hours to finish watching. Need help?

In 1992, Tevfik Esenç, the last person speaking the Ubykh language, died and the Ubykh language disappeared from the world. His granddaughter, Burcu Esenç, went on a journey after the traces of her grandfather. The documentary "I Had A Dream, You Won't Understand Even If I Tell It", directed by Burcu Esenç and Cantekin Cantez, tells the story of the people of Ubykh and the disappearance of a language from the world.


  • Year
    2019
  • Runtime
    66 minutes
  • Country
    Turkey
  • Note
    Documentary
  • Director
    Burcu Esenç & Cantekin Cantez
  • Screenwriter
    Burcu Esenç & Cantekin Cantez
  • Producer
    Umut Eğitimci, Burcu Esenç, Cantekin Cantez
  • Cinematographer
    Levent Ahi
  • Editor
    Burcu Esenç & Cantekin Cantez