“Yabanci” Trailer 1

YABANCI, or "Foreigner" in Turkish, is a comedic short film produced in Istanbul in March 2013. It is the story of Mo -- an Egyptian boy living in Turkey -- who goes out to celebrate his last night in Istanbul before leaving to study in America. Over the course of the night he will come to question whether Istanbul really is his home, and if not, where that leaves him as he takes the daunting step towards the rest of his life.