Istanbul in my Head

Short dance movie ” Istanbul in my head “

Main Fiction

This is a story of tag between two lovers which travels through magical places of Istanbul.

Man goes after women who fallen in love with her both in the different places and historical structure of every places. Sometimes it is gone to 1500s and sometimes it is come back to present. While two lovers travel trough different historic periods and different places like in the time tunnel; places goes after time, time goes after places and they get lose in the history. 

In this losing cultural diversity and richness of Istanbul is used as main scene. Every place reflects the culture of a period and the music with dance of that culture. Most of these dances (Çiftetelli, Syrtaki, belly dance, vals, tango, etc.) reached to these days and some of them are just popular dances (Hip hop, R&B, Modern dance) which belongs to present.

 

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Directed by Ahmet Bahadir Gökce
a project by Serkan Bozkurt

 

Production

  • Head coordinator : Evrim Dogan
  • Director of photography : Zafer Aziz Özer
  • Camera: Ahmet Bahadir Gökce & Zafer Aziz Öner
  • Editing & cutting : Ahmet Bahadir Gökce
  • Leading dancers: Serkan Bozkurt & Yeliz Kilic
  • Make-Up: Esra Bakar
  • Piano: Deniz Tarikahya
  • Accordion: Hope Arthur
  • Violin: Caleb Mossburg
  • Composer : Astor Piazzolla
  • Sound mix & editing: Moritz Kofler
  • Soundtrack: (Tango, Sirtaki, Vals) : Serpil Günseli, Uğur Babürhan
  • Graphic Design: Saime Bozkurt

 

Dancers

  • Danshane Dans Ekibi
  • İSB Hiphop Grubu
  • ALEV (Avusturya Liseliler Eğitim Vakfı)
  • Avusturya Lisesi öğrencileri

 

Cast

  • Hakan Türkyılmaz
  • Aylin Akray
  • Eren Mercan
  • Saime Bozkurt
  • Emine Boran
  • Mustafa Bozkurt
  • Fatma Kuzu
  • Ceylan Dökmen
  • Burçak Kabadayı
  • Emre Gürkan
  • Ayşenur Ulvan

 

Special thanks!

  • Ray Sigorta
  • Armada Otel
  • Haydarpaşa Garı
  • Kulinata
  • Pleon Sportivo
  • Fatma Kayıkçı
  • İstanbul Kız Teknik ve Meslek Lisesi ( basta okul müdürü Tülin Baki ve müdür yardimcisi Gülay Kisa olmak üzere tüm okul personeline teşekkürlerimi sunarım. )