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12 Ratings

The Enemy


Directed by Zeki Ökten, Yilmaz Güney
Turkey, 1979


A drama film featuring Aytaç Arman as Ismail an overqualified young Turkish worker who unable to find employment is reduced to poisoning the local stray dogs and begging his father for part of his inheritance, which won Honourable Mention at the 30th Berlin International Film Festival.

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The Enemy Directed by Zeki Ökten, Yilmaz Güney

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1980 | 2 wins including: Golden Bear

1980 | Honorable Mention

Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

1980 | 4 wins including: Best Director

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