Haymatloz - Exile in Turkey
|Original title||Haymatloz - Exile in Turkey|
|Country of production||Germany|
|Age rating||FSK 0|
Haymatloz - Exile in Turkey is a German documentary film by the Cologne filmmaker Eren Önsöz about the exile of German intellectuals during National Socialism in Turkey. Önsöz 'film portrays five descendants of German exiles and accompanies them on a trip to Turkey shortly after the protests in Turkey in 2013 . The film opened the 21st Turkey / Germany Film Festival in Nuremberg in 2016 and was shown at the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Film Festival .
During National Socialism, Jewish scientists and intellectuals in particular were deprived of their posts by the “ Law for the Restoration of the Professional Civil Service ”. Many of these scientists and intellectuals went into exile, not a few in Turkey. Among the expellees were Philipp Schwartz , Rudolf Belling , Otto Gerngroß , Alfred Heilbronn and Ernst Eduard Hirsch . Haymatloz accompanies their descendants Susan Ferenz-Schwartz , Elisabeth Weber-Belling, Engin Bagda (grandson of Otto Gerngroß), Kurt Heilbronn and Enver Tandoğan Hirsch.
After its German theatrical release on October 27, 2016, the film received mostly positive reviews. Fabian Tietke wrote in the taz that Önsöz had “succeeded in making a film that, by resorting to historical processes, rubs against well-established interpretive patterns of the present.” Toby Ashraf complains in indiekino that “in 2016 a film like this is still needed to make a to inform the German audience about the emigration history of the persecuted under the Nazi dictatorship. "Simon Hauck is delighted at kino-zeit that" fortunately, there was no tired talking heads collage. "
- Official website
- Facebook page for the film
- Film distribution Mindjazz Pictures
- Film production Hupefilm
- Release for Haymatloz - Exile in Turkey . Voluntary self-regulation of the film industry (PDF; test number: 161031 / K).
- Fabian Tietke: optimistic mood on the Bosporus, in: taz - Die Tageszeitung, November 1, 2016 .
- Toby Ashraf: Haymatloz , in: indiekino (last on November 14, 2016) .
- Simon Hauck: Haymatloz , in: kino-zeit.de (last on November 14, 2016) .