Secrets from the past
"(Adult themes, sexual content, coarse language)"
Release Year: 2017
Duration: 105 min
Directed by: Rasit Gorgulu
A twenty-three-year-old young Turkish man falls ill due to a genetic disorder and discovers that his parents are not his biological parents. With little information, he travels to Bosnia in search of his parents. At the hotel he meets a young woman who puts him in touch with others who may be able to help. Through hearing their tortured stories, he learns more about that dark time in Bosnia, and eventually, with love, he is able to put his past to rest.
Rasit Gorgulu was born in Istanbul in 1985. He graduated 2008 from the University of Fine Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Cinema and Television. He founded Bor Medya Production in 2011 and continues to work as a company manager. In addition to ‘Secrets from the Past’ he directed Ceberrut (2016) and several documentary films. His films have garnered acclaim at several film festivals around the world.