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Based on a true story set in 1948, customs officer Mehti is faced with the duty of formally setting up the border between Turkey and Syria, dividing his hometown. He is unaware of the pain ... See full summary »

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Filiz
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Adem
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Meral Orhonsay ...
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Nazmiye Oral ...
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Cem Safran ...
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Zaven Cigdemoglu ...
Deli Selami (as Zaven Çigdemoglu)
Baycan Baybur ...
Komutan (as Babür Baycan)
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Based on a true story set in 1948, customs officer Mehti is faced with the duty of formally setting up the border between Turkey and Syria, dividing his hometown. He is unaware of the pain that will eminently unfold, as families, languages, cultures and lovers are both ripped apart and clash head on in a village once united. Written by Anonymous

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It is a funny movie that show interesting aspects of a different society and the negative role of bureaucracy in our lives sometimes! It is worth seeing
25 January 2000 | by (Kiel. Germany) – See all my reviews

I liked this movie in general. It is funny and it mocked of bureaucracy in particular. Anyhow some things were not really realistic. I can't imagine that in a such rural society in west Asia a pregnant girl before marriage would have been so tolerated as in this movie! It shows also some interesting aspects like the arid nature of this region and the nature of its people. I spent a nice time in this movie. I encourage that more movies from that relatively unknown region of the world (middle east- west Asia) should be made


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