11 'E 10 KALA

10 to 11

111 minutes

An Istanbul curmudgeon whose apartment has been completely taken over by his collections and the building's doorman find themselves forced to rethink their lives when the apartment building is scheduled for demolition. Lively, melancholy comedy-drama of people forced to accomodate to a city in constant change, loosely inspired by real people and situations and shot in documentary style.

A Sinefilm presentation/production, in co-production with Stromboli Films, ARTE France Cinéma, Bredok Filmproduction; produced with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey, Hubert Bals Fund, Global Film Initiative.
Starring Mithat Esmer, Nejat Isler; Tayanç Ayaydin, Laçin Ceylan, Savas Akova, Sinan Dügmeci.
Directed and written by Pelin Esmer; produced by Ms. Esmer, Nida Karabol Akdeniz, Tolga Esmer; director of photography (Imaj/Sinefekt), Özgür Eken; art director, Naz Erayda; film editors, Ayhan Ergürsel, Ms. Esmer, Cem Yeldirim.
Screened: IndieLisboa festival advance DVD screener, Lisbon, April 25th 2010.


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