When the crew of a bankrupt cargo ship gets stuck on board for months, isolation breeds pressures that sink the men into a sea of madness and terror.
Did You Know?
The names of the characters fit their personalities. Cenk means war, Nadir means rare and Alper means hero.
Ismail is also the name of the son of Prophet Ibrahim. In the Kur'an, Ibrahim asks Allah for a son and promises to sacrifice him. Just as he sacrifices Ismail, Allah sends Cebrail and tells him that this was a test and that he passed it. The father and son later built Kabe together. This hints to the character Ismail's relationship with authority in this film.
Beybaba is a name used by children when referring to their fathers. The word is composed of two words; "Bey" and "Baba". Baba means father, and bey is a word used while respectably referring to men in Turkish. See more
In one scene the characters talk about how many times they've watched the movies on the boat over again because there are only 10 of them. Later we see a collection of movies that is significantly more than 10 next to the TV. See more
Denizin ta Kendisi Çürüdü
by 'Ahmet Kenan Bilgiç' See more