Plastic Dream (Merve Bozcu) Turkey

Plastic Dream
Merve Bozcu
Turkey. 2022. 20 min

37-year-old Belma’s self-confidence gets damaged when the doctor -she went for her skin rash problem- tells her that she should get botox. Suddenly, she becomes a woman who is uncomfortable in her skin. She gets botox but things do not go as her expected.


After completing her B.A. in Naval Architecture at Istanbul Technical University, she started the M.A. program in Cinema at Kadir Has University and Documentary Photography training at Galata Photography Studio. In 2017, she completed her feature documentary called Her First about the challenges faced by women filmmakers in Turkey. Recently completed her first fiction short, Plastic Dream. She continues her work as a writer & director.


  • PLASTIC DREAM / Short Fiction / 2021
  • GAIA PROJECT / Short Dance Video / 2021
  • HER FIRST / Documentary Feature / 2017
  • FIRST HARVEST / Short Documentary / 2014