"Baba- The Father"
Directed by Yilmaz Guney
Yilmaz Guney (Yol) directed this important Turkish film about a desperately poor boatman who agrees to frame himself for a murder in return for the support of his family. But after 24 years at hard labor, he discovers that his sacrifice has been in vain; his daughter has become a prostitute and his son is one of the murderer's henchmen. A powerfully tragic film.
Turkish with English subtitles. 95 minutes.