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Nejat seems disapproving about his widower father Ali's choice of prostitute Yeter for a live-in girlfriend. But he grows fond of her when he discovers she sends money home to Turkey for her daughter's university studies. Yeter's sudden death distances father and son. Nejat travels to Istanbul to search for Yeter's daughter Ayten. Political activist Ayten has fled the Turkish police and is already...

7.8
18
Directed by

Fatih Akin

Written by

Fatih Akin (Screenplay)

Runtime

122 minutes

Country

Germany, Turkey

Language

German

Cast

Keywords

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