The Herd (SURU) [1978]

13 Jun

118m; Turkey

Director: Yilmaz Guney

Cast: Tarik Akan, Melike Demirag and Erol Demiröz

Synopsis (IMDB): Because of a local blood feud, a peasant family decides to sell its sheep – a most precious commodity – in far away Ankara. During their long train ride, bribes must be paid to petty officials, sheep are stolen or die in the packed, airless wagons, and the sick wife of one of the family’s sons becomes deathly ill.

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Posted by on June 13, 2012 in Cities-Urban, Drama, Farm & Food


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