Two films co-produced by TRT and supported by TRT will compete at the 72nd Berlin Film Festival, one of the most important film festivals in the world. In the main competition section of the festival, TRT supported “A Piece of Sky” competes, while TRT co-production “Klondike” takes place in the “Panorama” section.
The films that will take place in the Berlin Film Festival, one of the five most important film festivals in the world, have been announced. Two films co-produced by TRT and supported by TRT will compete at the Berlin Film Festival, which will be held for the 72nd time this year, between 10-16 February. In the main competition, TRT supported “A Piece of Sky”, and in the “Panorama” section, TRT co-production “Klondike” takes place.
“A Piece of Sky” supported by TRT, at the Berlin Film Festival Main Competition Section
The Swiss-German co-production TRT supported “A Piece from the Sky” will compete in the Berlin Film Festival Main Competition. The film, directed by Michael Koch and produced by Christof Neracher, was one of the 18 films selected for the Berlin Film Festival Main Competition Section, to which hundreds of films from all over the world apply each year. The film, telling about Anna and her husband Marco’s life in a remote and small village in Switzerland, and Marco’s falling ill due to a brain tumor and Anna’s efforts to keep love and romance on the road to death is the second feature film of the director. The film won the “TRT Award” in the First Cut+ category, where film projects in the editing phase compete at Eastern Promises, the industry section of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival, one of the world’s most prestigious film festivals, held for the 55th time last August.
TRT co-production “Klondike” will compete in the Panorama section
One of the strongest parts of the Berlin Film Festival; TRT co-production “Klondike” will compete in the “Panorama” section, which features the newest, bravest and the most creative films of today’s world cinema. The film, which will make its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in the coming days, will be screened at the Berlin Film Festival in February. The Ukraine-Turkey co-production film, which won the TRT International Co-Production Award in 12 Punto, realized in 2020, is directed by Maryna Er Gorbach and co-produced by Mehmet Bahadır Er. Starting with Ira, a pregnant woman living on the Ukraine-Russia border, who does not leave her home despite the siege of her village by separatist groups, “Klondike” is about Ira and her family finding themselves at the center of an international plane crash disaster on July 17, 2014.