21st Annual Boston Turkish Film Festival 2022 - Boston Turk Film Festivali



Special Mention
Boston Turkish Festival's 17th Documentary & Short Film Competition

Directed by Adar Baran Değer
Cast: Şilan Düzdaban, Selam Salar Çakay, Abdullah Tarhan, Emrullah Çakay, Ramin Nasiri
Short / 18 min. / 2021

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The Cold - Sar

Migration is always a forced and tragic journey. Immigrants have always lost something on this journey. The Cold brings together these moments of migration in the story of a pregnant woman and her husband trying to cross the border in a cold geography.

Selected Festivals and Awards:

  • Boston Turkish Festival's 17th Annual Documentary & Short Film Competition (2022): Special Mention
  • Golden Horn International Film Festival, Turkey (2021): Best Film
  • Batumi Lemon Film Festival, Georgia (2021): Special Jury Prize
  • Kartal Municipality Film Festival, Turkey (2022): Best Third Film
  • Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, Turkey (2021)
  • Bosphorus Film Festival, Turkey (2021)
  • Hamburg Kurdisches Film Festival, Germany (2021)
  • Orient Express Film Festival, Switzerland-Germany (2021)
  • Akbank Short Film Festival, Turkey (2022)
  • IFSAK Short Film Festival, Turkey (2022)


Director Adar Baran Deger

Adar Baran Değer has been working as director’s assistant in various films and tv series since 2010. The Cold is his first short film.

March 27 - April 9

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