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Distant

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Distant

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
110 minutes
Limited Release Date:
03/12/04
performer:
Muzaffer Ozdemir, Mehmet Emin Toprak
director:
Nuri Blige Ceylan
distributor:
New Yorker

We gave it an A

A haunting Turkish drama (and Cannes award winner) about a gloomy city dweller and his timid country cousin sharing an Istanbul flat — and a mutual inability to connect with other yearning humans.