2016 Cannes Visionary Award–Critics’ Week
2016 Sarajevo Best Film, Cineuropa Prize, CICAE Prize
2016 Jerusalem FIPRESCI Best First International Film Prize
2016 Adana Best Screenplay, Best Director
The debut feature film by Mehmet Can Mertoğlu, Albüm had its world premiere at Cannes within the Critics’ Week section. The film follows a couple who go to great lengths to create a photo album of a fake pregnancy as proof of a biological tie to their adopted baby. Albüm had won the Ministry of Culture and Tourism Award, Melodika Sound Post-Production Award and Germany-Turkey Co-Production Support Award at the Istanbul Film Festival’s Meetings on the Bridge.
*The cast and crew of the film will attend the screening.