The film by Turkish director Semih Kaplanoglu “Hasan’s Commitment” is nominated for the 94th Academy Award (Oscar) from Turkey.
The nominee from Turkey in the category “Best Foreign Language Film” was determined by a commission consisting of representatives of the General Directorate of Cinematography of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey and representatives of professional organizations in the field of cinematography.
The awards ceremony is scheduled for March 2022 and will take place in the United States.
The world premiere of the film “Hassan’s Commitment” took place on the program “Unusual View” of the 74th Cannes Film Festival.
The film tells the story of Hassan, who devoted his whole life to the land that he inherited from his father.
Fighting against the installation of a power line on his site, Hassan goes on a pilgrimage to Mecca in search of justice and truth, but is faced with his past.
Umit Karadag, Filiz Bozok, Mahir Gunsirai starred in the film co-produced by Kaplan Film and Sinehane.
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