International Competition

1001 DAYS

Olivier Jourdain
Screening time  
29.02. / Wednesday, 14:00 - 16:00 Theatre 2  
01.03. / Thursday, 17:00 - 19:00 Theatre 1  
03.03. / Saturday, 13:00 - 15:00 Theatre 1  
Film about popular Turkish soap opera and how it changed people's reality throughout Balkans.

'1001 Days' follows the immense popularity of the Turkish soap opera ‘1001 nights’ throughout the Balkans and focuses on hardcore fans met on the road between Zagreb and Istanbul. Film is trying to show to which level can fiction transform people’s reality.

Olivier Jourdain

Olivier Jourdain is born in Brussels in 1981. After graduating in Social Communication and a getting a MA in Social Anthropology and Documentary Practice (London), he discovered his passion for Cinema, first as a movie editor at the Belgian Public TV,  later on as a freelance documentary director.

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1001 DAYS

2010, 11', color, video

Directed by:
Olivier Jourdain

Screenplay by:
Olivier Jourdain

Olivier Jourdain

Matthieu Darras

Produced by: