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Hayat Var

Hayat Var
Elif Iscan

Elif Iscan

Screen Time: 85%
Role: Hayat
Age: 13 years old

 

Hayat Var

2008
My Only Sunshine
Rating: 8.3 (3 votes)
Directed: Reha Erdem
Country: Turkey
Language: Turkish
Genre: Coming of Age, Drama
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1370212

Summary

Hayat, her father and bedridden grandfather live in a riverside shack near the dangerously dark but breathtakingly beautiful waters of the Bosphorus. Hayat's father owns a small boat that secures the family's survival through a miscellany of not always lawful ventures. Beyond the motion and romance of the water, Hayat's life is harsh and unrelenting.

But Hayat has an instinct for survival. Her capacity for courage, endurance and hope in the face of these trials suggest that there is Life despite the manifold injustices of an unjust world.