Hrant Dink

Turkey – 10 min. – directed by Husein Karabey; Voice of Raquel Dink – Turkish with English subtitles – North American Premiere

A well choreographed animation about Hrant Dink, the Istanbul-based Armenian journalist killed by a Turkish nationalist in 2007. The film is based on his wife Raquel Dink’s speech at his funeral, attended by over a hundred thousand Armenians and Turks alike, which became a manifesto of peace and tolerance. This short film will be presented with the feature film, THE SON OF THE OLIVE MERCHANT.