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Idealist Nazim returns home to his family in Istanbul after a 15-year gap away teaching in a remote Kurdish village in eastern Turkey. Becoming a taxi driver he meets a single mother who ... See full summary »

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Yavuz Turgul

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Cast

Credited cast:
Meltem Cumbul ... Dünya
Sener Sen ... Nazim
Timuçin Esen ... Halil
Güven Kiraç Güven Kiraç ... Memet
Devin Özgür Çinar Devin Özgür Çinar ... Piraye (as Devin Özgür Cinar)
Erdal Tosun Erdal Tosun ... Hasmet
Sümer Tilmaç Sümer Tilmaç ... Takoz
Ecenaz Kiziltan Ecenaz Kiziltan ... Melek
Inci Sen Inci Sen ... Nurse
Aynur Dogan Aynur Dogan ... Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sarp Aydinoglu Sarp Aydinoglu ... Taxi driver
Atilla Pakdemir Atilla Pakdemir
Mine Tugay
Mübeccel Vardar Mübeccel Vardar ... Berrin
Bülent Çolak Bülent Çolak ... Pavilion Customer
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Idealist Nazim returns home to his family in Istanbul after a 15-year gap away teaching in a remote Kurdish village in eastern Turkey. Becoming a taxi driver he meets a single mother who works in a sleazy club and becomes embroiled in her plight - a troublesome ex-husband who won't leave her alone - and starts to fall in love with her. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

7 January 2005 (Turkey) See more »

Also Known As:

Dragoste neimpartasita See more »

Filming Locations:

Istanbul, Turkey See more »

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Filma-Cass,Most Production See more »
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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2.35 : 1
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Official submission of Turkey for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 78th Academy Awards in 2006. See more »

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What a wonderful film...
28 January 2005 | by gencoerdemSee all my reviews

Yavuz Turgul's cinema has always been so kind to human's soul. The only comment that can be made for this film is: If there is sadness than there is always hope... Sener Sen (Turkey's best actor)is an idealist teacher who has never give enough care to his family, Devin Özgün Çinar(Sener Sen's daughter who has never seen enough care from her father), Meltem Cumbul (a singer who has problems with her psychologically unstable husband)and Timuçin Esen (husband of Meltem Cumbul) did an excellent work of acting. Soundtrack of film contains songs from some big singers of Turkish traditional music. Yavuz Turgul has a great observation talent and always uses this ability generously. I recommend this film everyone who liked Roberto Benigni's masterwork La vita è Bella...


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