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.
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I like the film but the subtitling lets it down. Some subtitles are missing altogether, some are on screen for too short a time, some are in poor English and many are on screen at the wrong moment - i.e. either before or after but not while the words are actually spoken aloud.