With its strategic use of old prints and photographs, this film could be just an illustrated history lesson about the Sephardic Jews, starting with their expulsion from Spain and arrival in the Ottoman Empire at the end of the 15th century.
In fact, it’s a personal recounting of the history of one unique family in Istanbul, “one of the most magical and beautiful cities in the world.”
- Edward SerottaUlrike Ostermann
- AUSTRIA | 2010 | 12'
- Turkish | English Subtitle