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3.3
129 Ratings

Envy

Kiskanmak

Directed by Zeki Demirkubuz
Turkey, 2009
Drama

Synopsis

It’s the 1930s. The Republic Day Ball is in progress in Zonguldak, a coal mining town in Turkey. Among the invited guests are the newcomers to this small and boring town: Halit, a mine engineer; his gorgeous wife, Mükerrem; and Halit’s sister and unwanted household member, Seniha.

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Envy Directed by Zeki Demirkubuz

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  • Brotherdeacon's rating of the film Envy

    3&1/2 yıldızlar. At least there wasn't a duel, or Seniha in a final Woolf-esque walk into the windswept Black Sea during a 5 minute fade out. The Dostoevsky palette is becoming de rigueur these last 20 years though I'm not sure why--two stops brighter with a fog machine and it may have been a Jane Campion piece. But, I do think Sehiha an amazing character, I wish her motivations and