World soundtrack awards
Film Fest Gent - The Translator
Archived: The Translator (2015)

director: Emre Kayiş

With: Sherko Ali, Gamze Kaçak, Ilke Can, a.o.

duration: 23 minutes
Drama, Short

Shorts – EFA-nominated European Shorts

Yusuf, a Syrian refugee boy who lives in an exile in a remote Turkish border town is chosen for his newfound power but he has to experience how to use it, at the cost of his innocence.


director: Emre Kayiş
producer: Oytun Kal
screenplay: Emre Kayiş
Editor: Ricardo Saraiva
Cinematography: Nick Cooke
sound: Raoul Brand

More info

dialogue: Turkish
subtitles: Eng subt.
Country: Turkey - United Kingdom
year: 2015

Official site


Emre Kayiş: The Palm (2012, short), Where Is My Brother? (2013, short), The Couch (2014, short), The Translator (2014, short).

Technical Specs

sound: Stereo 5.1
format: DCP
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