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173 Ratings

My Marlon and Brando


Directed by Huseyin Karabey
Turkey, 2008
Drama, Romance


Actress and writer Ayca falls in love with actor Hama Ali, famous for his performance as Iraq’s version of Superman, while filming just before the outbreak of the Iraq War. The lovers are forced to separate but vow to be reunited.

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My Marlon and Brando
Directed by Huseyin Karabey

Awards & Festivals

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2008 | Time & Tide

Tribeca Film Festival

2008 | 2 wins including: Best New Filmmaker (World Narrative Competition)

!f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Best Actress (National Competition)

Göteborg Film Festival


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