Erkek Adam (Man to Be)
Directed by Elif Refig
Don't forget to close the door behind when you follow the man you want to be.
Writer: Elif Refig
Producer: Pelin Uzay
Director of Photography: Ahmet Sesigurgil
Editor: Wei-Hsin Yang, Cicek Kahraman
Cast: Halil Ibrahim Aras, Kanbolat Gorkem Aslan, Tomris Incer, Selen Ucer
Total Running Time: 20 min
Capture Format: Super 16 mm
A native of Istanbul, Turkey, Elif Refig has just completed her MFA in film from Columbia University. Her directing credits include “Roadwait,” “Esperenza Starring,” and “Three Bodies,” which were showcased worldwide at many festivals. Her screenplay “Devoted Details” was a finalist for the 2004 Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab, and she received the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Award and the Soros Foundation Open Society Institute Grant for “Erkek Adam.” She is one of the three founding members of GoodGang Productions in New York and is currently developing her first feature film “Gemiler” in Turkey with producer Pelin Uzay, another alumnus of the Film Division.