Turkish movie 'Batlır' gets award in San Diego festival
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
The movie description on the festivals website reads: "Hello, my name is Batlır, not Butler. I'm not actually overweight, I just have some excess in a certain area. It is told in Anatolia that, the baby looks like whatever the mother craves for while she is pregnant."
The Chris Brinker is given to the films' directors who made their debut in the international arena.
Batlır's cast includes Can Sipahi, Yılmaz Gruda, Merve Dizdar, Yağızkan Dikmen, Selen Kurtaran, Sinan Çalışkanoğlu and Erkan Taşdöğen.
The festival is held between Oct. 10-14 this year.