"Journey to the Sun"
Directed by Yesim Ustaoglu
Mehmet, a young man from western Turkey, and Berzan, a
Kurdish rebel living in the underground, develop an unlikely friendship
while living in Istanbul. When Mehmet is mistaken for a Kurd and arrested,
he begins to understand his new friend's struggles, which ultimately lead to
tragedy and Mehmet taking a long journey to Berzan's homeland. Featuring
Newroz Baz and Nazmi Qirix. Winner of the Blue Angel at the 1999 Berlin
International Film Festival. Turkish and Kurdish with English subtitles.