Angels and Gamblers

Category: feature
Director: Ertekin Akpınar
Country: Turkey
Year: 2009
Length: 97'
Production Status: completed

Summary

Based on the director's own experiences following the devastating 1999 Marmara Earthquake, ANGELS AND GAMBLERS is the debut feature of Ertekin Akpınar, who has written the reference book 10 Directors and Turkish Cinema.
Şehsuvar, a man who dreams of taking his last vacation before he gets married; Zeynep, a woman who has lost her past; Selami, an avid Sakaryaspor fan; Haydar the loser, the alcoholic photographer İrfan who has lost his family at the earthquake; coffeshop owner Metin; the solitary Aydan, and Aysun who still cannot reorder her life...
These broken lives, people who search for happiness, all intersect in the tough world of the suburb.

Cast: CEM DAVRAN, İREM ALTUİĞ, HAKAN GERÇEK


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