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Nomination of the film score of 'Mes - Walking' and 'Palmberg' for Jerry Goldsmith Award

The film score of the Kurdish feature film “Mes - Walking“ and the music of the corporate movie “Palmberg“ are both nominated at the 7. International Film Music Festival - City of Ubeda for the Jerry Goldsmith Award 2011. The music of “Mes - Walking“ is in competition as finalist in the category “Best music in full-length format“ and the music of “Palmberg“ in the category “Best music in promotional“.

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Film score for motion picture 'Mes - Walking' and its trailer

Friendship is something wonderful. Under ideal conditions it also develops, when obvious differences, e.g. in age, look or style, don’t let it show that two people are connected deep inside despite outward appearance.

“Walking” (“Mes”), the Kurdish motion-picture from director Shiar Abdi, deals with such a friendship. The movie is set in the 1980’s, where Cengo (Abdullah Ado), a twelve year old boy and the odd, dumb and slightly mentally deranged Xelilo (Selamo) – a man living in an old garage and scuffing and striding up and down in front of the town hall day after day – slowly become friends. They spend more and more time with each other and with Cengo’s friends, as they unexpectedly are drawn into the tribulations of the Turkish take-over of power, which radically changes their lives and those of their families and friends.

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