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Yumurta Egg

Language and/or Subtitles: Turkish
Format: DVD 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies DVD FOREIGN YUMURTA
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Collection  Movies
In the first installment of a trilogy filmed and released in reverse chronological order, Yusuf, an emotionally distant poet, returns home to settle the affairs of his late mother and discovers that Ayla, his distant cousin, has been living with his mother for the past five years and that it was his mother's dying wish that he travel to a saint's tomb two-hour's journey away to sacrifice a lamb in a religious ceremony.
Additional Information
Subjects Men -- Turkey -- Drama.
Poets -- Drama.
Mothers -- Death -- Drama.
Families -- Turkey -- Drama.
Animal sacrifice -- Turkey -- Drama.
Rites and ceremonies -- Turkey -- Drama.
Turkey -- Social life and customs.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Publisher [Saint Charles, Ill.] :Olive Films,2011
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Egg
Yusuf trilogy.
Contributors Kaplanoğlu, Semih, 1963-
Köksal, Orçun.
İşler, Nejat.
Aksoy, Saadet Ișıl.
Bayraktar, Ufuk.
Özen, Tülin, 1979-
Eken, Özgür, 1976-
Olive Films.
Participants/Performers Nejat İşler, Saadet Işil Aksoy, Ufuk Bayraktar, Tülin Özen.
Other Contributors Cinematographer, Özgür Eken ; editors, Ayhan Ergürsel, Semih Kaplanoğlu, Suzan Hande Güneri.
Audience Not rated.
Language Turkish
In Turkish with English subtitles.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
System Details DVD; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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