The pigeon

The pigeon

film-roll Turkey / Color / 76' / 2018

Yusuf is a youngster living with his sister and brother in one of Adana’s suburbs. On the roof of the house where they live, he passionately feeds and raises the pigeons bequeathed by his father. He has got a special bond with a female pigeon named Maverdi. His brother forces him to work and to earn money. Yusuf who doesn’t know any other world than the one with his pigeons on the roof, will face the labor life and the realities of his neighborhood.

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Banu Sivaci

Born in Adana in 1987. She received her bachelor degree from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting Department, at Çukurova University. She has worked on various films as an assistant director and directed several short films. The Pigeon is her first feature film.

Banu Sivaci
Banu Sivaci
Arda Yildiran
Mesut Ulutaş
Canset Özge Can
Sound Design
Uğur Akagündüz
Film Cast
Kemal Burak Alper
Ruhi Sari
Michael Elia Kamal
Demet Genc
Mazlum Taşkiran
Evren Erler
Emin Özdenvar
Melik Askan
Mesut Ulutaş
Banu Sivaci
Faik (2015)
Battle Zone (2012)
Another Touch (2005)
My Wooden Dream (2003)
Feature Fiction Film