Boreas (film)

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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Belma Baş
Produced by
Written by Belma Baş
Music by Erdem Helvacıoğlu
Cinematography Mehmet Zengin
Edited by Berke Baş
Release date
  • May 26, 2006 (2006-05-26) (Cannes)
Running time
13 mins.
Country Turkey
Language Turkish

Boreas (Turkish: Poyraz) is a 2006 Turkish short drama film, written and directed by Belma Baş, in which a child observes the rustic life of her elderly relatives in a remote old house in the mountains. The film was premiered in competition at the 59th Cannes Film Festival and was shown at the 43rd Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, where it won the Special Jury Prize. It was the basis for the director's feature debut Zephyr (2010).


The film was shot on location in Ordu, Turkey.[1]


  1. ^ "Filming locations for Poyraz". IMDB. Retrieved 2010-02-18. 

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