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  • Can Ulkay – Ayla: The Daughter of War (2017)

    2011-2020Can UlkayDramaTurkeyWar
    Ayla The Daughter of War (2017)
    Ayla The Daughter of War (2017)

    In 1950, amid-st the ravages of the Korean War, Sergeant Süleyman stumbles upon a a half-frozen little girl, with no parents and no help in sight. Frantic, scared and on the verge of death, this little girl captures the heart of Süleyman, who risks his own life to save her, smuggling her into his Army base and out of harms way. Not knowing her name and unable to communicate with her, Süleyman names her Ayla, in reminiscence of the moon on the fateful night during which they met. The two form an instantaneous and inseparable bond, and Ayla, almost effortlessly, brings an uncanny joy to the Turkish brigade in the grip of war. As the war comes to a close however, Süleyman’s brigade is told that they will be returning home. Süleyman cannot bear abandoning Ayla, and does everything within his power to take her with him. After repeated failure, he is forced to give Ayla to an orphanage, but doesn’t give up on the hope of one day reuniting with her. Will the two ever get back together?Read More »

  • Çagan Irmak – Babam ve Oglum AKA My Father and My Son (2005)

    2001-2010Çagan IrmakDramaTurkey

    The family of a left-wing journalist is torn apart after the military coup of Turkey in 1980.Read More »

  • Yavuz Turgul – Av mevsimi (2010)

    2001-2010CrimeMysteryTurkeyYavuz Turgul

    The lives of three police are turned upside-down during a murder investigation.Read More »

  • Çagan Irmak – Dedemin Insanlari (2011)

    2011-2020Çagan IrmakComedyDramaTurkey


    Ozan is a ten-year old boy living in a small coastal town on the Aegean. His friends make fun of him, calling him an “infidel” because his grandfather Mehmet is an immigrant from Crete. Ozan is afraid of being left alone. He gets angry at his family, especially his grandfather, and he stubbornly challenges his family saying “We are Turks”.

    Mehmet Bey, Ozan’s grandfather, is a respected shopkeeper in the community. He takes the people of the town under his wings, and helps them with their problems. Mehmet Bey is known for his tolerance and his grandson’s attitude not only has him worried but grieves him as well.
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