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  • ALLER VERS LE SOLEIL Alternative
  • REISE ZUR SONNE Alternative
  • JOURNEY TO THE SUN Alternative


Drama. Mehmet and Berzan, both from Anatolia, have come to Istanbul in search of work and a better life. By chance the two meet and become friends; Mehmet also befriends a young woman, Arzu, another newcomer struggling to survive in the city. The promising new start comes to an abrupt end when Mehmet loses his job and finds himself escorting Berzan's dead body back to a village that no longer exists - having been flooded to make an artificial lake.

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