Drama - Development 2011

A triangular love story in a fishing village on the Egean Sea, around an environmental conflict: the near extinction of the tuna fish sent to the Japanese sushi market. A solitary writer's resistance against big fishing companies and his own daughter, a modern city girl,during their last summer.

    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • TURKEY
    • Languages
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Nur DOLAY
    • Writer(s)
    • Nur DOLAY
    • Producer(s)
    • Jean-Louis PAPEL (Orkinos Film)
    • Synopsis
    • Two young men are in love with the same girl, one of them a diver in tuna cages and the other, son of the tuna company. The girl’s father, a solitary writer, defends the small fishermen who suffer from the overfishing of powerful companies connected to the the Japanese sushi market.. An environmental approach to the problems of globalization. A film againts prejudices and consumerism, in defense of simple joys that nature offers. Supported by Grenpeace.
    • Partners & financing
    • Orkinos Film
      Orion Lights
      Local administration
      1/3 of budget secured, looking for all kinds of partnership from all countries
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Oct 01, 2010