The Beekeeper

Amsterdam Koerdisch Film Festival

Touching, life-affirming documentary about a Kurdish beekeeper

Ibrahim Gezer has lost everything in his Kurdish homeland: his wife, two of his own children and, with its over five hundred bee colonies, also the basis of life. All he has left is his love for bees and his unshakable trust in people. After a long and difficult odyssey, Ibrahim Gezer draws inspiration Switzerland finds new hope and thanks to his passion for beekeeping and life back.