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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2009 - 12.25 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2009


Kurdish brother and sister Sores and Sîrîn lose their parents in the Iraq war. They find a new home with their German foster mother. But as Sores calls his grandfather asking to take them back to Iraq, the siblings’ lives are in danger of being broken apart once again.


Un fratello e una sorella curdi, Sores e Sirin, perdono i genitori nella guerra in Iraq. In Germania trovano una nuova casa e una madre adottiva. Quando Sores chiama il nonno, chiedendogli di riportarli a casa, i destini dei due fratelli giungono a un bivio.


Original Title SORES & SÎRÎN
Category Official Competition
Section Generator +16
Tipology Short Film
Duration 23' 40''
Production Year 2008
Nationality Germany
Directed by Katrin Gebbe
Screenplay Serkal Kus
Script Serkal Kus
Director of photography Moritz Schultheiß
Editor Ulf Albert
Production Design Christina Harms
Costume Design Sarah-Christine Reuleke
Music Mehmet Ergin
Main cast Aram Arami (Sores)
Jasemin Soltau (Sîrîn)
Ulrike Folkerts (Silke)
Brader Musiki (Kaló)
Ahmet Algül
Cenk Eker
Produced by Stephanie Blum

sores  sirin regKatrin Gebbe
Katrin Gebbe was born in Germany in 1983. She received her bachelors of design in visual communication at the Enschede Academy of Visual Arts in the Netherlands. She is enrolled at a postgraduate film studies program at the Hamburg Media School in Germany.


Katrin Gebbe
Katrin Gebbe nasce nel 1983 in Germania. Si laurea in comunicazione visiva presso l'Accademia di Arti visive di Enschede, nei Paesi Bassi. Attualmente è iscritta presso un corso post-laurea di cinema presso la Media School di Amburgo in Germania.


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