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Beyaz Balina (2017)

'White Whale', is the wholehearted story of two young boys, Ali and Vahap, whose paths have crossed in a solitary village in Anatolia during the 80's. Ali's father was a sailor and has ... See full summary »

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A. Uygur Ozturk
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'White Whale', is the wholehearted story of two young boys, Ali and Vahap, whose paths have crossed in a solitary village in Anatolia during the 80's. Ali's father was a sailor and has passed away in a marine accident a while ago. His mother introduces Ali to one of the most spirited literary works in World history, 'Moby Dick', and Ali becomes fascinated by the story. Is Captain Ahab chasing the White Whale out of grudge and obstinacy or will he be able to overcome his cruel enemy at the end of the novel?

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Turkey

Language:

Turkish

Release Date:

24 March 2017 (Turkey) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Cankiri, Turkey

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$6,291
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23 May 2019 | by nazlikirisSee all my reviews

If you want to cry, you should watch this film.

I'am so impressed


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