Beynemilel


1h 42m 2007

Brief Synopsis

In 1982, a group of local musicians in Ad?yaman, southeastern Anatolia, can not earn their living due to the curfew implemented in those years, and they finally end up in jail. The martial law commander of the region decides to create a "modern orchestra" with these local street musicians. They deci

Film Details

Also Known As
Beynelmilel, International, The
Release Date
2007

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

Synopsis

In 1982, a group of local musicians in Ad?yaman, southeastern Anatolia, can not earn their living due to the curfew implemented in those years, and they finally end up in jail. The martial law commander of the region decides to create a "modern orchestra" with these local street musicians. They decide to prepare an interesting welcome ceremony for the members of the Council, who will visit the town. Meanwhile, Haydar, a university student, is planning a protest and Gulendam, daughter of Abuzer, the conductor of the "modern orchestra", is assisting him. A surprise is on the way, which will occur as these two preparations collide.

Film Details

Also Known As
Beynelmilel, International, The
Release Date
2007

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2007

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (Focus on World Cinema) August 23-September 3, 2007.

Feature directorial debut for Sirri Sureyya Onder and Muharrem Gulmez.

Released in United States 2007 (Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (Focus on World Cinema) August 23-September 3, 2007.)