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Pehlivan

Original title
Pehlivan
Year
Running Time
98 min.
Country
Turkey Turkey
Director
Screenwriter
Fehmi Yasar
Music
Tarik Ocal
Cinematography
Hüseyin Disiacik
Cast
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Producer
Seref Film
Genre
Drama | Sports
Synopsis / Plot
Bilal (Tarik Akan) is devoted to the art of wrestling, following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather, who were both champions at the sport. Aside from his interest in wrestling for its own sake, Bilal has a chance to win a provincial wrestling contest and thereby bring home a considerable cash award for his efforts -- and so his days are spent in training for the event. Meanwhile, his brother and sister-in-law and their daughter have come back home after living in Germany for 12 years and are finding the adjustment to their cultural roots a bumpy ride.
Awards
1985: Berlin Film Festival: Official Selection. Honourable Mention
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