The Refugee

The story of Mohammed Khalil who fled the Syrian war and started a new life with his family in Turkey

  • Eren Çakmak
    Director
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Muhacir
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Genres:
    short, documentary, war
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 57 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 30, 2019
  • Country of Origin:
    Turkey
  • Country of Filming:
    Turkey
  • Language:
    Turkish
  • Shooting Format:
    HD,Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16.9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Brest Short Film Festival
    Brest
    Belarus
    Final Selection
  • The Lift-Off Sessions
    Iver
    United Kingdom
    Official Selection
  • First-Time Filmmaker Sessions
    Iver
    United Kingdom
    Official Selection
  • Cameroon International Film Festival
    Beau
    Cameroon
    April 20, 2020
    Cameroon
    Official Selection
  • Story? - International Student Documentary Festival
    Cork, Cork City
    Ireland
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Eren Çakmak

I was born in Istanbul in 1996. I completed my entire education in Istanbul.I am now a student of Turkish language and literature. I've been interested in cinema since I was 16. I made one short film and a documentary. I also have a published e-book novel.

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