Award-Winning Filmmaker and Journalist based in Paris, France.
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The Lost Pen (Le Stylo Perdu)
Karam is a Syrian poet and journalist who is in exile in France. He is living at the Maison des Journalistes, an association that hosts exiled journalists around the world in Paris. One day Karam has a new poem but he can not write it.
Because he lost the pen that he uses when he is writing a poem.
That pen a gift from his mother who lost her life during the Syrian civil war.
Film Credits: Directed, Written and Produced by Beraat Gökkuş
Key Cast – In order of appearance: Karam Ali ALWANI, Hani AL ZEITANI, Thelma CHIKWANHA, Elyse NGABIRE, Ahmed AL GABR, (Turkish Journalist) *Murat, Oleksandr POMYNYTSKYY
Shot with iPhone X
Breakfast Of Champions
A short documentary about asylum seekers who live in Paris. A point of view from inside to outside.
Shot and produced by Beraat Gökkuş
Joseph Langley is walking and singing on a bridge in Paris. A music video shot in Paris by Beraat Gökkuş.
Produced by Beraat Gökkuş
Official Selection San Diego International Mobile Film Festival April 23-25, 2021
iPhone 6s, iPhone 11 Pro
As a director and journalist, I am walking around Paris during coronavirus days. The city is under lockdown and I don’t know till when. But I have hope, there is always hope.
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