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Uçurtmayi Vurmasinlar

Don't Let Them Shoot the Kite

Directed by Tunç Basaran
Turkey, 1989


Sent to prison along with his mother after her drug conviction, a young boy develops a warm, tender relationship with a political prisoner.

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Uçurtmayi Vurmasinlar Directed by Tunç Basaran

Awards & Festivals

!f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival

1989 | Winner: Best Turkish Film of the Year

Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

1989 | 5 wins including: Best Film

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