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Annemin Sarkisi (2014)

A young Kurdish man is torn between his mother's nostalgic search of a song in her dreams and an uncertain future with his pregnant girlfriend.


Erol Mintas


Erol Mintas
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Stars: Feyyaz Duman, Ozan Çelik, Engin Emre Deger


Credited cast:
Feyyaz Duman ... Ali
Zübeyde Ronahi Zübeyde Ronahi ... Nigar
Nesrin Cavadzade ... Zeynep
Ferit Kaya ... Komiser
Cüneyt Yalaz Cüneyt Yalaz ... Okul Müdürü
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Zabit Arslan Zabit Arslan ... Vehbi
Selahattin Bulut Selahattin Bulut ... Sahaf
Incinur Dasdemir Incinur Dasdemir ... Merve
Enginay Gültekin Enginay Gültekin ... Doktor
Ibrahim Turgay Ibrahim Turgay ... Pazarci
Mehmet Unal Mehmet Unal ... Midyeci
Aziz Çapkurt ... School Teacher
Murat Çelik Murat Çelik ... Komiser


Nigar (Zübeyde Ronahi) is not accustomed to living in the big city of Istanbul and longs to return to her village in Southeastern Turkey from where she was supposedly forced to leave after the incidents of ethnic clashes in 90s. Her son Ali (Feyyaz Duman), on the other hand, has pretty much settled in the city and works ironically as a teacher of Turkish language as a Kurd. Will Nigar be able to convince Ali to take her back to their village? Written by bennikov

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Drama | Family




Turkey | France | Germany


Turkish | Kurdish

Release Date:

November 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Cântecul mamei mele See more »

Filming Locations:

Istanbul, Turkey

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