The Guest Aleppo-Istanbul
Jordan, Turkey / 2017 / Arabic Dialogue with English subtitles / 88 min
The film follows the journey of Lena and Meryem during their escape from the war in Syria. Ten-year-old girl Lena who has lost her family members in a war wends her way with her little baby sister and their neighbor Meryem and other immigrants.
CAST & CREDITS
Director: Andaç Haznedaroglu
Writer: Andac Haznedaroglu
Cast: Saba Mubarak, Rawan Iskeif, Muhammed Refki
DOP: Hayk Kirakosyan
Producer: Andaç Haznedaroglu
Andaç Haznedaroğlu was born in Ankara, Turkey. During her television and cinema career extending over 20 years, she has written and directed many TV series in Turkey. Haznedaroglu made her feature film debut with the romantic comedy Everything for Love (2016).