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Djam

English title: Djam
Original title: Djam
German title: Djam
France, Greece, Turkey, 2017

Director: Gatlif, Tony
Production company: Princes Films, Pyramide Productions, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Cinéma
Co-producers: Blonde Audiovisual, Güverte Films
Age recommendation: 16 years and up
Length: 97 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Synopsis:
Djam, a young Greek woman, is sent to Istanbul by her uncle Kakourgos, a former sailor with a passion for Rebetiko, to find a rare part that will repair their boat. In Istanbul, she encounters Avril, a nineteen-year-old French girl, alone and without any money, who came to Turkey as a voluntary worker with refugees. Djam, generous, cheeky, unpredictable, and free-spirited, takes Avril under her wing on the way to Mytilene. A journey filled with encounters, music, sharing, and hope. 

Festivals:
Cannes IFF 2017, Hof IFF 2017,Taipai IFF 2017, Würzburg IFF 2018

World sales address/es:
Les Films du Losange (F)

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