After an earthquake destroys a city, Esma, a medical student, gets caught in bureaucratic obstacles. Under the shadow of a disaster that drifts the city to chaos, and a community that questions what it meant to be human, she executes a plan nobody other than her knows about.
Technical informationTurkey, Germany
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Funding provided by
- Medienboard German-Turkish Co-Development Fund
Bio/Filmo Burak Çevik
Burak Çevik (1993, Istanbul) founded Fol Cinema Society and curated experimental and arthouse film screenings. He was lecturer on Non-Fiction between 2018-2020 at Istanbul Bilgi University. His films The Pillar of Salt and Belonging premiered at Berlinale Forum in a row, 2018 & 2019. His video works were screened at various festivals such as Locarno Film Festival, Toronto Film Festival and New York Film Festival. His recent feature, A Woman Escapes, a co-direction with Sofia Bohdanowicz and Blake Williams, premiered at FIDMarseille 2022.