Kuru Otlar Üstüne [About Dry Grasses] [OmeU], TR 2023, R: Nuri Bilge Ceylan, mit Deniz Celiloglu, Merve Dizdar, Musab Ekici, 197 Min
ZUSATZVORSTELLUNG Do, 30.11. 21:15 - EXTRA SHOW Due to the HIGH REQUEST!
Fr, 1.12. 19:30 (Resttickets) & SO. 03.12. 15:45 AUSVERKAUFT Q&A with actor Deniz Celiloğlu
The film premiered in the main competition section of the 2023 Cannes Film Festival, where Dizdar won the Best Actress award. It was selected as the Turkish entry for the Best International Feature Film at the 96th Academy Awards.
The film follows Samet, a young teacher, who is finishing his fourth year of compulsory service in a remote village in Anatolia. When some events happen to him that he finds difficult to make sense of, he loses his hopes of escaping the grim life he seems to be stuck in. But his meeting with Nuray, herself a teacher, may help him overcome his angst...