Ali Atay became the best actor at the film festival in New York
The film directed by Сenk Ertürk “Land of Noah” / “Nuh Tepesi” did not go unnoticed by the Tribeca International Film Festival in New York. As it became known, the film was supposed to be presented in Cannes, but Robert De Niro, who heads the Tribeca Film Festival, persuaded Mr. Ertürk to present his work in New York.
As a result, the entire film crew went to the prestigious film festival, which was attended by the biggest stars of Hollywood, including Guillermo del Torro and Martin Scorsese. The main roles in the film, that tells about the difficult relationship between father and son, were played by Haluk Bilginer and Ali Atay. Hande Doğandemir, Mehmet Özgür and Arin Kuşaksızoğlu also starred in it.
To the credit of Turkish cinematographers, their work was highly appreciated by an international jury, which awarded Ali Atay the prize as the best actor in a foreign film. Cenk Ertürk won the award for best screenplay in a foreign film. Hazal Kaya, who accompanied Ali to the film festival, was the first congratulated her beloved husband.