Distant Poster

Release Date: 2002

DVD Release Date: March 22nd, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
After losing his factory job, Yusuf (Mehmet Emin Toprak) leaves his Turkish village and travels to Istanbul in search of work. There, he lives with his cousin Mahmut (Muzaffer Özdemir), a well-to-do photographer. Yusuf, who assumed it would be easy to secure a position aboard a ship, has little luck in his job search. As the days go by, Mahmut clashes with his countrified cousin over their vast differences in personality -- and, perhaps more so, their uncomfortable similarities.

Cast: Muzaffer Özdemir, Zuhal Gencer, Nazan Kirilmis, Feridun Koc, Fatma Ceylan, Emin Toprak, Ebru Ceylan, Bahattin Serter

Director: Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Genres: Drama

Production Co: NBC Film

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