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TITANYUM
TITANYUM

Turkey, Canada, 2018, 15′

A promising young figure skater, in 1990s Turkey, has to overcome the self-doubt that is jeopardizing her performance.

Locarno Film Festival, Academy Screenings, 2018
Best National Short Fiction Film Award – International Bosphorus Film Festival, Turkey, 2018
Best Film Award - Brave Balkans Competition, Auteur Film Festival, Serbia, 2018
Portland Film Festival, USA, 2018
Sarajevo International Film Festival, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2018
“Festival on Wheels” Gezici Film Festival, Turkey, 2018.

Gökçe Erdem
Director
Gökçe Erdem
Director

Gökçe Erdem is a Toronto-based writer and director, originating from Istanbul. She holds a BFA in film,
video, and integrated media from “Emily Carr” University of Art + Design, in Vancouver. She was one of
the directors selected for the 2018 Locarno Filmmakers Academy, and is an alumna of “Talents Sarajevo”
and the “Reykjavik Talent Lab”. Gökçe is currently developing her debut feature-length project.

Matthew Chan
Sound Designer
Matthew Chan
Sound Designer

Matthew Chan is a re-recording mixer and sound supervisor with extensive experience in film, television,
documentary, and VR. He is based in Toronto, Canada. Matthew was a mixer on Agnieszka Holland’s
Oscar-nominated film In Darkness. He has worked with many of Canada’s leading directors, and is well-
established among Toronto’s next wave of filmmakers.

Paul Germann
Sound Designer
Paul Germann
Sound Designer

Over the last 25 years, Paul Germann has worked as a sound editor and designer with many top
filmmakers and producers. Highlights include work with David Cronenberg (eXitenZ), Robert Altman
(Pret A Porter), John Woo (Blackjack), Paul Thomas Anderson (Hard Eight). His work has been
recognized with many industry nominations and awards over the years.

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