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Almanya Aci Vatan


The focus of this well-wrought drama by Serif Goren, filmed in 1980, is the plight of the impoverished immigrant, jinxed with economic hardships that are difficult to overcome because of cultural and language barriers, and routinely facing widespread discrimination. As shown in the opening scenes, Mahmut (Rahmi Saltruk) marries Guldane (Hulya Kocyigit) in their village in Turkey, and then the two leave for West Germany, where Guldane has a...more