Yusuf and Memo, his best friend, are pupils of a boarding school for Kurdish teens in the Anatolia mountains. When Memo gets mysteriously sick, Yusuf struggles with bureaucratic obstacles in order to try to help his friend.
Ferit Karahan set his second feature film in a boarding school in Eastern Anatolia. In this isolated environment, the director carries out a reflection about the increasing authoritarianism of Turkish policy and repression the Kurds. Built around the sight of its two protagonists, Brother’s Keeper mixes the hardness of the setting and tenderness in order to show the bond that comes from the warmth of childhood.
DIRECCIÓN: FERIT KARAHAN
INTÉRPRETES: Nurullah Alaca, Umit Bayram, Tekin Bukut
PAÍS: Romania, Turkey