Thursday, April 28, 2005
Director: Ulaş İnaç
Cast: Güçlü Yalçıner, Gülçin Santırcıoğlu, Beste Bereket
DigiBeta / Color / 91’
Turkish; English s.t.
AN ADAPTATION OF THE STORY "THE NOVEL OF THE CURIOUS IMPERTINENT" INCLUDED IN CERVANTES' "DON QUIXOTE", IN A REALISM SUGGESTED BY "DOGMA" FILMS, DERIVATIVE TELLS THE TALE OF TWO WOMEN AND A MAN. The advertising professional Nâzım, wealthy Süreyya with no aim in life but getting married, and the cinema student Burcu who has to prepare a graduation thesis. Nâzım suggests Burcu to prepare a unique report while Süreyya who plans to marry Nâzım has another proposal to make to Burcu: To seduce Nâzım in order to test his loyalty. Replete with lies, love and desire, Derivative is young filmmaker Ulaş İnaç's debut feature.
The film will be shown in Cordoba and Granada in June within a program that compiles adaptations from Cervantes and Don Quixote, organised by the Andalucian Cinematheque.