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One day waves bring a wooden statue of Lenin to a small town by the Black Sea. The statue is erected in the town square by the Municipality with the hope that it would attract tourists to the town. As an official opening ceremony is planned with the participation of the Prime Minister and a Russian delegation, the statue gets stolen. Two police investigators from Ankara are assigned to find Lenin in twelve hours. Townspeople give an unexpected answer to the question «Where is Lenin?».
Metot (2021) - TV Series
Called for a job interview, four candidates go through a dark, mysterious, brutal test to get the job.
Istanbul is under quarantine. Felek and Kerim find the best way to make profits in this period. They will access people's computers and introduce themselves as government officials, making them confess their "crimes". However, the city in question is Istanbul and all kinds of people live here.
A group of childhood friends come together in the house they grew up in, to be with the older woman, Nezihe, who raised them. Old loves, secrets and conflicts reemerge in the weeks to follow.
Öğretmen (2020) - TV Series
Rüya, an award-winning athlete who allegedly cheated in the latest athletic competition and is subjected to verbal harassment at school, commits suicide. Soon after, Akif, a teacher, decides to "give a lesson" to the students.
Deniz (Sea), is a 20 year old boy who makes a living by gathering discarded cardboards for his father's recycling business. He returns to the warehouse empty handed every time unlike the Syrian refugees and gets scolded by his father. One day he enters a construction site, in order to collect more cardboard. There he meets Nisan (April), a young girl who will change the course of his life. He urgently needs to find some money in order to be with her. Once his dad refuses to help, he would have t
Taş (2019) - Short Film
In the strange world; neighborhood, school, home, market place, people, everything is very familiar and belongs to this land. The film starts with the birth of a baby named Muzaffer coming into this world. What sets him apart from the others in storys universe is his curiosity. (https://www.akbanksanat.com/en/short-movie/tas)
While searching for his missing wife, Hakan confronts both anger and grief, discovering the bitter truths about himself and his marriage.
Receiving important news about her father, whom she has not met for years, Nisan returns to her father's house with her husband and daughter. There are strange things happening in this mansion where she escaped away years ago. What is happening in the mansion.What is the mystery of the woman in the picture. Encountering her nightmares, Nisan has to illuminate this mystery as soon as possible in order to protect herself and her family. (imdb)
Bir Aile Hikayesi (2019) - TV Series
Turkish version of ''This Is Us''
Ali and Meryem are an ordinary family on the face of it. Meryem has a child from a previous relationship with Ferit. When Ferit reappears years later, Ali puts his wife to a test of trust. (imdb)
For some, the countryside is a place of exile where all hopes ultimately merge with solitude. A boundless place of exile where all hopes and dreams merge with despair like the coinciding destinies of fathers and sons. (imdb)
Manyak is a film about Sarı Bıyık which is a character from 1990's cult Turkish soap opera. Sarı bıyık go crazy when he lost his beloved mother.
There is nothing more dangerous than an astronaut with nothing to loose. (imdb)
If four couples meet at the same party, and a honey-sweet relationship begins between them, a surreal love out of nowhere - If every phase of the relationship is a situation comedy, where the sides get along well for a moment, only to quarrel the next - Can we then ask the question: Dear lovers, don't you have anything to do with love? (imdb)
When the president of The Grand Turkish Republic demands a schnitzel before allowing any Turks to leave the vanishing earth, his hapless assistant Kamil must come up with the fried meat, despite the chickens being dead for over 200 years. (imdb)
Söz Uçar (2017) - Short Film
Three young people enter to a bookshop as out of breath. And the bookseller shows the miracle of books. (imdb)
Adaptation from Peyami Safa's novel, tells a story about a conman named Cingöz Recai.
Based on William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in Istanbul, the tragic story of three heroes chasing an unlikely dream, running towards their sad end in a Shakespearean manner. (imdb)
Masum (2017) - TV Series
Retired police officer Cevdet and his wife have a quiet and ordinary life in the country, but one day they a friend of their son arrives with terrible news, and their lives turn upside down.
Clair-Obscur is the psychological dance of two women who are deprived of and distanced from their natural right to mature and discover themselves, to love and be loved, and to sustain a real relationship of their choosing. The social cost of these psychological wounds reverberates from micro to macro levels throughout society, rotting it from within. (Unafilm)
Having reached their 40s Handan and Korhan live a humdrum life in an upper scale neighbourhood in Istanbul. Handan tries to keep herself occupied, relentlessly trying on new pastimes, counting on Korhan's support for each one. Korhan, on the other hand, having witnessed too many of her whims, has learnt not to make much of them. Failing to get any support or attention from her husband, she takes up writing in order to fill her void, which she imitates from her author friend Sermin... (film.iksv.org)
So begins an entertaining road story where we witness two brothers with different cultural backgrounds, who don't even know each other, have similarities, differences and even their fights.
Cemil Şov (2015) - Short Film
Alone at home, Cemil is shooting and sharing his own funny videos and is supervising the security cams in the shopping mall he works. His biggest desire is to be chosen "Employee of the Month" and thus get attention of his platonic love Burcu, the most popular girl of the mall. Being very disappointed, Cemil makes everyone in the shopping mall listen to him from the common speakers to show his talent. (İKSV)
A Turkish taxi driver tells stories which are almost unbelievable.
Bes Kardes (2015) - TV Series
This is one of the five brothers, not like in the slightest way to another. (imdb)
The film follows Selman Bulut, the Imam, who is the official at a mosque where a murder is committed. Finding the police not interested in the case as should be, the Imam takes the initiative to solve the mystery. His methods prove to be as extraordinary as himself! It turns out that the Imam and all the people around him are somehow related to this murder. Secrets kept for many years, lies, the money-lender's cash, a hungry dog and love are all part of the film. (iksv.org)
Cenk was newly returned to İstanbul for work with his longtime frind Faruk. On the other hand, Faruk became a successfull businesman and about to marry with Ece, the ex-girlfriend of Cenk. Everything will be changed within a moment that includes love and death.
Ben de Özledim (2013) - TV Series
Leyla and Mecnun series has been canceled, and the team tries to hold on to life.
Reşat, a withdrawn and asocial young man who works at a pirate DVD shop, represses his feelings for the girl next door, and adds excitement to his life with petty theft. The film turns into a thriller when the shadowy Celal, a friend of Reşat`s boss, gets shot just after he leaves a package in the shop and Reşat has to make sense of the photo and the gun it contains. (altcine.com)
Ozgur is a young woman who is the daughter of a refugee family fled to France. She is born and raised in Paris. After her father Huseyin's death, she comes to Istanbul to fulfill Huseyin's last wish. He wanted to be buried in his own country. But because of September 12 military coup d'etat period, Huseyin is no more a Turkish citizen. So this happens to be a great obstacle for Ozgur. (imdb)
Muharrem pressgangs his old friends into inviting him to dinner, no matter that he hates and is hated by them. The dinner starts off with a few harmless gibes and trivial shows of bravado; but as time wears on and heads become fuddled, the conversation progresses steadily into the inglorious past. Old grievances come tumbling out into an ugly showdown. Through his character inspired from Dostoevsky's Notes from Underground, Zeki Demirkubuz examines the existential problems of the individual. (iksv.org)
Leyla ile Mecnun (2011) - TV Series
Turkish television comedy series set in Istanbul, Leyla and Mecnun is a surreal and absurd comedy that revolves around the fictional love story between Leyla and Mecnun.
Eylul is an urban drama that shows the story of a man in a mid-life crisis, trying to deal with his wife's sickness as he starts an affair with another woman.
Kosmos is a thief and a miracle-worker. He appears one morning in a tiny, snowbound border village where he is welcomed with open arms - on account of arriving just in time to resuscitate a small boy who would otherwise have drowned. Neptün, the boy's sister, and Yahya, his father, are all too willing to take the stranger under their wing. But Kosmos values his independence too much. He queers his pitch still further when he openly declares himself to be in search of love. (Berlinale)
Ey ask nerdesin (2009) - TV Series
Zelis, a lawyer, and Serdar, a psychologist, are in a happy relationship. Both are not interested in marriage until Zelis turns 30 and things start to change. (imdb)
Celal, lives an unhappy family life with his wife Sevilay and his child in a small town. Celal and his brother Cemal, running an electrician shop which doesn't go well. They are in debt. The only fun they have is going to the night clubs in Samsun. Celal's love for Sibel Ceylan who works in the night club, will cause him trouble. Celal's wife, Sevilay, saves her money, sent by her father who lives in Germany. She is unaware of the fact that Celal knows her secret... (imdb)
People's souls changes. Souls pass when someone dies. (imdb)
Sentenced to jail in 1997 as a university student aged 22, Yusuf is released on health grounds 10 years later. He returns to his village in the eastern Black Sea region, where he's welcomed only by his sick and elderly mother. It turns out that his father died while he was in jail and his older sister got married and moved away to the city. Economic factors mean that it's almost exclusively old people who live in the mountain village... (sonbaharfilm.com)
This is story of two friends who live in Gazi Street. They have dreams of leaving this bad place and start a new life. But real world is not like in dreams...Semih (Mehmet Ali Nuroglu) saw his brother's funeral when he came back from army. And he start to looking for his brother's murderer.
The movie Saskin (Silly) is about a young guy Mehmet, who falls in love with a girl who happens to comment about perfect love on a radio show and follows her to a holiday resort where she possibly work. He and his best friend travel to the holiday resort to find this mysterious girl.Unfortunately finding this mysterious girl gets complicated when they find out that there are 40 young girls working in the resort. (imdb)