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Time to Love (1965)

Sevmek Zamani (original title)
| Drama, Romance
Halil who is a painter falls in love with a picture which belongs to a daughter of a mansion's owner. One day, the girl comes into the mansion while Halil is looking at the picture.

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Credited cast:
Müsfik Kenter ...
Halil
Sema Özcan ...
Meral
Süleyman Tekcan ...
Basar
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Oya Bulaner ...
Meral's Friend
Abdullah Demiryan
Kemal Ergüvenç
Ayban Erkmen ...
The Servant
Fadil Garan ...
Mustafa
Osman Karahan
Mehmet Omar
Adnan Uygur ...
Meral's Father
Deniz Çakir ...
Meral's Friend
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Halil who is a painter falls in love with a picture which belongs to a daughter of a mansion's owner. One day, the girl comes into the mansion while Halil is looking at the picture.

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A Paradoxical Presentation of Realism and Mysticism!
16 July 2002 | by See all my reviews

Erksan's Sevmek Zamani expresses its story in a two-folded plane.First, a strict realism in the search for specific (but global at the same time) identity problem of Turkish people is investigated: Occident or Orient, the chaotic battle of these two different identity-construction choices. Second, through this separation, the movie shows us two perceptions of LOVE: An urbanized, modern female singer(Sema Ozcan) wanting to be with the guy (Musfik Kenter)who is in love with her poster on the one hand. On the other, the (Oriental) guy refusing this famous singer. The guy says:"I'm in love only and only with your poster". The fetish and the sublime! That Love turns to be some kind of Sufistic way of perceiving the world. The Magnificient scene of boat-tripping with the poster must be seen!


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