Compétition Sang Neuf


Wednesday 10 April
  • 11:00
    Salle 10
  • 20:00
    Salle 11
durée: 1h24
Thursday 11 April
  • 18:00
    Salle 4
Saturday 13 April
  • 11:00
    Salle 10
Sunday 14 April
  • 15:00
    Salle 8

Criminal lawyer Canan divides her time between mornings in court and evenings in her mother’s hospital bed. On the day of the sentencing hearing of a murder suspect whom Canan is defending, she must make a moral choice that will affect the lives of her mother, the judge, and the defendant.


  • Director
    Selman Nacar
  • Production
    Burak Çevik, Diloy Gülün & Selman Nacar
  • Script
    Selman Nacar
  • Cinematography
    Tudor Panduru
  • Editing
    Melik Kuru & Selman Nacar


  • Tülin Özen
  • Oğulcan Arman Uslu
  • Gülçin Kültür Şahin
  • Vedat Erincin
  • Erdem Şenocak


  • Origins
    Turkey, Spain, Romania & France
  • Year
  • Duration
  • Language
    Turkish with French subtitles

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Selman Nacar

Born in 1990 in Usak, Turkey, he first studied law and film at Bilgi University in Istanbul, and now holds an MFA in Film Directing from Columbia University in New York City. He gave lectures on fictional filmmaking at the same university. In 2005, he founded Kuyu Film, a production company that produced the films The Pillar of Salt (2018) and Belonging (2019), both directed by Burak Cevik and presented at the Berlin Film Festival Forum Section. His directorial debut Between Two Dawns premiered at the 2021 San Sebastian Film Festival. Hesitation Wound is his second film.


  • 2023

    Hesitation Wound

  • 2021

    Between Two Dawns

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