films – Cinema Akil


WAREHOUSE 68, ALSERKAL AVENUE
AL QUOZ INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT
DUBAI, UAE

Sign up to our mailing list

  Now Showing 

DIRECTED BY
Guillaume Giovanetti, Cagla Zencirci
Turkey, France, Luxembourg, Germany | 18+ | 95 min | Drama | Turkish (English sub)
VENUE
Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue

25-year-old Sibel lives with her father and sister in a secluded village in the mountains of Turkey’s Black Sea region. Sibel is a mute, but she communicates by using the ancestral whistled language of the area. Rejected by her fellow villagers, she relentlessly hunts down a wolf that is said to be prowling in the neighbouring forest, sparking off fears and fantasies among the village women. There she crosses paths with a fugitive. Injured, threatening and vulnerable, he is the first one to take a fresh look at her.

Read More...


DIRECTED BY
Ali Bilgin
Turkey | 13+ | 111 min | Romance, Drama | Turkish (English sub)
VENUE
Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue

At some point in life, we all question the decisions we made at the turning points of our lives: “What if I hadn’t taken this path?” “What if I had turned around and left?” We question the possibilities and coincidences. Whichever path we choose and whichever decision we make, we think about the other option and the road we had left behind.This film talks about the possibility of the course of two lives through the love between Umut (Engin Akyürek - Fatmagul, Black Money Love) and Deniz (Bergüzar Korel - 1001 Nights, Wounded Love). It questions how one’s decisions can shape th Read More...