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Release Date: May 21st, 2008

DVD Release Date: October 14th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary
Ali Aksu (Tuncel Kurtiz) takes a Turkish prostitute, Yeter (Nursel Köse), into his German apartment to protect her in spite of his disapproving son, Nejat (Baki Davrak). When Yeter dies in an altercation with Ali, Nejat goes to find her daughter in Istanbul. Ayten, Yeter's daughter, escapes from Turkey when her political activism threatens her life. In Germany, she falls for a girl, Lotte (Patrycia Ziolkowska), who follows her to Istanbul when she is deported.

Cast: Nurgül Yesilçay, Baki Davrak, Tuncel Kurtiz, Hanna Schygulla, Nursel Köse, Patrycia Ziolkowska, Gürsoy Gemec, Gengiz Daner

Director: Fatih Akin

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Corazón International, Anka Film

Distributors: Strand

Keywords: Girlfriend, 2000s, Father, Pursuit, Love, Son

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