Peacock

A Film by Gökçe Açıkgöz

Synopsis

TAVUSKUŞU/ PEACOCK

23 international artists, One master shot, An experimental & surreal movie. “There is nothing to lose except your MASKS!” The experimental and surreal film PEACOCK focuses on the search for meaning of human who is alienated, by carrying traces of more than twenty characters from diverse cultures and history. The film is aimed at creating awareness of the existence of the trapped person and the search for reality in the world surrounded by capitalist order and rules. The Film’s motto is, ‘Turn your human nature, touch the soil and remove your masks; Other than your fiction identities, you have nothing to lose!’

Director

  • Picture of Gökçe Açıkgöz © Sinan Kemal

    Gökçe Açıkgöz

    Independent Filmmaker, Gökçe Açıkgöz in 2012 graduated from Marmara University F.A.F Cinema and TV department. "Seeking- Arayış" as a graduation thesis, the middle-lenght feature film, made in 2012 in Turkey, received positive reactions from the cinema circles. In the same year she founded ART-LAB(Art-Laboratory), in which she studied experimental works on 'acting and directing' theories in cinema, theater and philosophy. ART-LAB as well apart from the academic studies and exibited street performances continues to generate projects. The short films “The Egg-Yumurta”and “Hope Crumbs- Umut Kırıntıları” which she projected with the art circles and scripted from the poems she writes, was filmed in Poland and Berlin/Germany in 2016. Lastly, “Peacock” was filmed in Poland in 2017. Gökçe Açıkgöz also navigates to the interseption points of the Cinema,Theater, Philosophical equations. and to portrayed the part of the society that has no appereance and shifted by the community. Besides, there are short and long movie scenarios also play texts that she is working on.

Awards + Festivals

  • 5th INDIAN CINE FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Mumbai, India)September 10, 2017
  • 2nd FICIT - FESTIVAL DE CINE INDEPENDENT DE TRUJILLO (Official Selection, Peru)September 28, 2017
  • SHORT TO THE POINT (Official Selection, Romania)November 1, 2017
  • 2nd CUCIF - CUZCO UNDERGROUND CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cuzco, Peru)November 8, 2017
  • 8th NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Official Selection, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • 34TH SARAJEVO WINTER FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina)February 7, 2018
  • 1st GLOBAL INDIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Pune, India)March 24, 2018
  • 2nd FALCON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)March 27, 2018
  • 9th NEW YORK CITY INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, NY, USA)May 7, 2018
  • COLORTAPE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Brisbane, Australia)July 16, 2018
  • 5th FIRENZE FILMCORTI INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Firenze, Tuscany, Italy)October 18, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Screenplay
Gökçe Açıkgöz
Producer
Gökçe Açıkgöz, Mustafa Açikgöz
Director
Gökçe Açıkgöz
Director of Photography
Mikolaj Kepinski
Art Direction
Mustafa Erol
Costume Design
Viktoriya Zyubyairova
Editor
Ferhat Yüksel
Sound Design
Soner Koç
Music
Zhenya Topov

Details

Running Time
13:02 min.
Shooting Format
RED
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD), Secure Online Screener, DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov,
Aspect Ratio
1.78 (16:9)
Sound
Stereo
Website

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Peacock Film Productions
contact e-mail: peacockmovie@gmail.com

DIRECTOR & PRODUCER

Gökçe Açikgöz

gokce.ackgoz@hotmail.com
peacockmovie@gmail.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CG0q3u8XHXI&t=74s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pXFzerbMVio
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bUzTfzVsYY
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHuWinczvPw
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlm1eV8lAsc&t=40s