The Edge Of Heaven

In his most ambitious feature to date, first-generation Turkish-German director Fatih Akin further explores subjects that have been near and dear to his heart since his impressive feature debut, IN JULY: The immigrant/emigree experience, and meanings of “homeland” and “home.” In a trio of closely related segments, Akin follows a group of German and...read more

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Auf Der Anderen Seite - Trailer
01:34 — A Turkish man travels to Istanbul in search of the daughter of his father's ex-girlfriend.
The Edge of Heaven
In a Turkish enclave in Bremen, patriarchal widower Ali brings home Yeter, a local prostitute, to tend to his domestic needs. Yeter is saving money t (more…)
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01:30 — Retired widower Ali (Tuncel Kurtiz) sees a solution to his loneliness when he meets prostitute Yeter (Nursel K se), and he proposes that his fellow Tu (more…)

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: In his most ambitious feature to date, first-generation Turkish-German director Fatih Akin further explores subjects that have been near and dear to his heart since his impressive feature debut, IN JULY: The immigrant/emigree experience, and meanings of “h… (more)

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