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Cleats

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SHORT FILM AWARD

Turkey

00:10:30

Directors

Abdullah Şahin

Writers

Abdullah Şahin, Eda Şahin, Eyüp Şahin

Producers

Abdullah Şahin

Key Cast

Ahmet Akdoğan, Ahmet Yıldırım, Emirhan Furuncuoğlu

Ilyas and Ahmet are two close friends. Emir, the refugee completes the gang. Ilyas wants to make the tryouts for a local football team and saves money to buy new cleats. Emir shares his ideal. After seeing his father pays the debts of Emir’s family at the grocery store, Ilyas gives his new cleats as a gift to Emir in order to join to the tryouts. However, his own cleats tear up just after. The shoemaker gives him a bigger cleats temporarily. The tryouts morning one of Ilyas’ cleats drops to the river. When Ilyas and Ahmet try to take it out, Emir surprises them with what he’s done.