30.09. - 09.10.2021

Distant Turkey 2002 | 110 min | OV | | FF 2004

Nuri Bilge Ceylan

NURI BILGE CEYLAN (*1959) is one of contemporary Turkish cinema's most important figures. His epic Winter Sleep, which was also shown at Filmfest Hamburg, won the Golden Palm in 2014. The Wild Pear Tree also ran in competition at Cannes.

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Nuri Bilge Ceylan not only writes and directs his fi lms, but produces and edits them himself as well. „Uzak“ received the Grand Jury Award at the 2003 Cannes Festival. Mahmut, a photographer, lets his unemployed cousin Yusuf stay with him while he looks for a job. But the fl atis small, the city overcrowded; their hopes are high but their chances are slim. The men begin to get on each other’s nerves
Original title: Uzak
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Turkish
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Screenplay: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Cast: Muzaffer Özdemir, Mehmet Emin Toprak, Zuhal Gencer Erkaya, Nazan Kirilmiş
Producer: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Director of Photography: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Music: Mozart
Production Design:
Editor: Ayhan Ergürsel, Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Sound: 0
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Format: 35 mm
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Production: NBC Ajans Başkurt Sok. Ürgüp Palas Apt. 43/4 Cihangir, Istanbul, Turkey, Tel: +90 212 249 69 62, Fax: +90 212 293 10 08


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