Aydin, a former actor, runs a small hotel in central Anatolia with his young wife Nihal with whom he has a stormy relationship and his sister Necla who is suffering from her recent divorce. In winter as the snow begins to fall, the hotel turns into a shelter but also an inescapable place that fuels their animosities... Written by
Cannes Film Festival
Did You Know?
This is the second - the first being Yol
(1982) - Turkish film to win the Palme d'Or. See more
The books in Aydin's hands change during the argument with his wife. See more
Philanthropy isn't tossing a bone to a hungry dog, it's sharing when you are just as hungry.
References Monsieur Ibrahim
Sonata in A major D959 - Andantino
Composed by Franz Schubert See more