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JÎN

by Reha Erdem

synopsis

Jîn is something of a Red Riding Hood, a 17-year-old girl determined to live, to participate in life no matter what it takes; and to this end she finds herself battling her way bravely through dark forests.The film opens with Jîn fleeing an armed organization in the mountains for an unknown reason. She spends solitary days in the mountains and forests hiding both from organization members and from security forces. Her aim is to get to the big city, to achieve her dreams of new and wider worlds unknown to her until now.

international title: Jîn
original title: Jîn
country: Turkey, Germany
sales agent: Atlantik Film Yapim LTD
year: 2013
genre: fiction
directed by: Reha Erdem
screenplay: Reha Erdem
cast: Deniz Hasgüler, Onur Ünsal, Yildirim Simsek
cinematography by: Florent Herry
film editing: Reha Erdem
art director: Ömer Atay
music: Hildur Guðnadóttir
producer: Ömer Atay
co-producer: Mustafa Dok, Cemal Noyan
production: Atlantik Film, Imaj