Seagulls

Suddenly

Feature Film in Financing

Production Info:

Director/ Writer: Melisa Önel

Co-writer:Feride Çiçekoğlu

Producer: Alara Hamamcıoğlu

Co-producers: Bożena Bogdziewicz Önkol,Andrea Kuhnel,                             Jelena Angelovski

Turkish-Belgium-German-Serbian Coproduction

Synopsis: REYHAN (40), who has lost her sense of smell, decides to change her life into something new. She vanishes without notice, then leaves her body behind. She becomes invisible to find her true self again.

Awards and Workshops: SUDDENLY, has been developed through the Torino  Script Lab (2019). It has been granted the National Production Fund from the Turkish Ministry of Culture 2020, the VFX award from IKSV Meetings on the Bridge, ARTEKINO Award from Sarajevo Cinelink Co-Production Market 2020 and World Cinema Fund 2020.

Planned Shooting: October-November 2021 in Istanbul, Turkey.