The Coup / The Announcement
Direction: Mahmut Fazıl Coşkun
Script/Script: Ercan Kesal, Mahmut Fazıl Coşkun
Director of Photography/Photography: Krum Rodrigues
Editing/Montage: Çiçek Kahraman
Producer/Production: Halil Kardaş, Tarık Tufan, Filmotto Production
Country of Production/Country: Turkey, Bulgaria / Turkey, Bulgaria
Production Year/Year: 2018
Language/Language: Turkish / Turkish
Subtitles/Subtitles: Greek / English
May 22, 1963. Unhappy with the current social and political situation in Turkey, a group of military officers has planned a coup to abolish the government in Ankara. Meanwhile, in Istanbul, their conspirators took on the vital task of taking over the national radio station and making an official announcement of the coup. But nothing goes according to plan.
May 22nd, 1963. Unhappy with the existing social and political situation in Turkey, a group of military officers have planned a coup d’état to take down the government in Ankara. Meanwhile in Istanbul, their conspirators have undertaken the vital mission of taking over the National Radio station and making a formal announcement about the coup. But nothing goes to plan.