Director: Sherry Hormann
Cast: Almila Bagriacik, Meral Perin, Aram Arami, Jacob Matschenz, Özgür Karadeniz
Runtime: 93 min.
The story of a high-profile "honour kill", told on behalf of the victim
Hatun Sürücü was shot dead by her own brothers at a bus stop in Berlin on February 7, 2005. Her Kurdish family opposed her Western lifestyle. The subsequent trial garnered an unprecedented level of attention.
Actor Aram Arami, who plays the most fanatical brother of Hatun, is one of the special guests of the festival
German Films in Moscow.
Awards & Festivals:
Berlin Film Festival – participation
Tribeca Film Festival – participation
Melbourne International Film Festival – participation
Jerusalem International Film Festival – participation
German Film Award nomination – Film Award in Gold (Best Cinematography)