The Thing That Goes Through Everything

DATE: 2022

DIRECTOR: Aylin Kuryel & Fırat Yücel

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Netherlands

OVERVIEW: Kawa Nemir undertakes a literary mission considered to be impossible: Translating James Joyce’s Ulysses to Kurdish, an oppressed language in Turkey, his country of origin. Due to the political conditions in Turkey, he takes refuge in Amsterdam as a writer in residence at Anne Frank’s former house where he continues this mission.