Gitmek - My Marlon & Brando

Gitmek - My Marlon & Brando

'a moving statement on war and the confining artificiality of borders' - Variety

Winner Tribeca Film Festival
Rotterdam International Film Festival
Melbourne International Film Festival

Actress and writer Ayca falls in love with actor Hama Ali, famous for his performance as Iraq’s version of Superman, while filming just before the outbreak of the Iraq War. The lovers are forced to separate but vow to be reunited.

Turkey - 2008 - 1h 30m
Directed By: Huseyin Karabey
Written By: Ayça Damgaci, Hüseyin Karabey
Starring: Ayça Damgaci, Cengiz Bozkurt, Hama Ali Khan

Gitmek - My Marlon & Brando
  • Gitmek - My Marlon & Brando

    Winner Tribeca Film Festival
    Rotterdam International Film Festival
    Melbourne International Film Festival

    Actress and writer Ayca falls in love with actor Hama Ali, famous for his performance as Iraq’s version of Superman, while filming just before the outbreak of the Iraq War. The lovers are for...

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    Winner Tribeca Film Festival
    Rotterdam International Film Festival
    Melbourne International Film Festival

    Actress and writer Ayca falls in love with actor Hama Ali, famous for his performance as Iraq’s version of Superman, while filming just before the outbreak of the Iraq War. The lovers are...