Short Film: Rukye by Alper Ayduman

Medet, who is an inexperienced young Imam and just moved to the country, receives a letter from a woman out of the village. The woman wants him to read rukye (healing prayer) for her sinful father who is about to die. Although Medet abstains from the peasants at the beginning, he decides to go at the end. A relationship starts with the sick man under the shadows of death where sins, virtue and crime are questioned.

 

Writer Biography – Abdurrahman Alper Ayduman

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THE AUTHOR’S FILMOGRAPHY
• Yuva / 2014

– 14. Kısa-ca International Short Film Festival Special Jury Prize
– 26. Ankara International Short Film Festival – Finalist
– Marmaris International Short Film Festival – Finalist
– 9. İkinci El Short Film Festival – Finalist