23rd Boston Turkish Film Festival


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Boston Turkish Festival's 18th Documentary & Short Film Competition

Featuring Erkan Can, Vedat Vermez, Tunçkanat Yeğin, Ertuğrul Kanşay, Rıdvan Arı, Ali Nihat Irkörücü, Hayri Ilgın, Ahmet Karataş, Demir Tekin Gökçe, Ömer Severgün, Ahmet Çelikkollu


Ertuğrulgazi Mesken Sports Club was founded in 1971 by the neighborhood youth and children interested in soccer. The club was closed down for political reasons in 1982, following the Military Coup in 1980. The people who lived those times tell us how the Coup has affected both the neighborhood and the team.



Ahmet Karanfil (Bursa, 1993) completed his primary, secondary and high school education in Bursa. In 2015, he graduated from Erciyes University, Faculty of Communication, Radio, Television and Cinema Department. He works in the media sector and continues his film and script works.




Yusuf Anavatan was born in Bursa. He studied at Uşak University, Department of Radio, Television and Cinema. He focused on story writing and screenplay work. He shot his first short film (Stack) in 2017. He works as a member of the press in the local media. At the same time, he continues his cinema studies.

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    30 minutes
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  • Awards
    Boston Turkish Festival's 18th Documentary & Short Film Competition (2023): Special Mention; Frankfurt Turkish Film Festival (2023): Special Jury Prize; Istanbul Film Festival (2023): World Premiere; International Labor Films Festival (2023); Documentarist, Istanbul Documentary Days (2023); Ayancık Film Festival (2023); Sinepark Film Festival (2023)
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  • Director
    Ahmet Karanfil, Yusuf Anavatan
  • Screenwriter
    Ahmet Karanfil, Yusuf Anavatan
  • Producer
    Ahmet Karanfil
  • Cinematographer
    Yusuf Anavatan
  • Editor
    Ahmet Karanfil