Emel

SHORT FILM/ Directed by Sophia Gisinger

Emel (16) is afraid to loose the people she loves the most, her parents. They don't know anything about Emel's homosexuality and her girlfriend, who is tired of keeping their relationship a secret. Emel knows well about her parents' past and why they moved to Germany. But will this change anything? She knows the importance of the Turkish community to her parents and what it would mean for them if Emel would out herself. Meanwhile, her parents are at home and preparing dinner. They are worried too. They keep wondering what's going on with their daughter lately?

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