THE COOK & THE PRINCESS

AŞÇI VE PRENSES

By Ezel AKAY

CONTACT FILM WORKS ISTANBUL - as PROD

Fantasy - Pre-Production 2017

"A Silk-Road movie of cooking, love, fantasy and action amongst multicultural myths and characters"

    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Road movie
    • Countries
    • TURKEY
    • Languages
    • TURKISH, ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Ezel AKAY
    • Writer(s)
    • Ezel AKAY, Gursel KORAT
    • Producer(s)
    • Umut OZCORLU (Contact Film Works Istanbul), F. figen ERMEK OZCORLU (Contact Film Works Istanbul)
    • Synopsis
    • 1240 AD: A famous cook of Caravanserais of Anatolia, İskender, saves Princess ITIL’s life, a She-Shaman, an oracle and an envoy to the Seljuks Sultan Keykubad. Princess ITIL, born in Sinjan area, an Uighur, a descendant of Famous Efrasiyab family is also one of the members of an ancient Shaman order. First, they hate each other, but then cook together, fight each other, save others lives and travel a route full of strange characters and multi-cultural mythological beings of many fairytales, fall in love and finally reach the Sultan’s court. But an “immortal”, Hizir (Christians call him Saint George) while protecting them with similar magical powers on their journey, has other plans!
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