Oray

Directed by Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay
Pluto Film Distribution Network GmbH
2019
100 Minutes
Germany
German, Turkish, Romany
Drama
Not Rated
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Oray strives to be a better person but struggles with his shady past. His dream of being a good Muslim and the perfect husband is suddenly shattered while arguing with his wife. Oray goes to Cologne, where he tries to rebuild his life in a new Muslim community. But he is constantly torn between his faith, everyday reality and identity.

  • Highest Rating
    "The winner of the Berlinale's Best First Feature Award is a powerful film about Muslim communities in Europe, with the fantastic Zejhun Demirov in the title role."
    Vladan Petković, Cineuropa
  • Highest Rating
    "Demirov has a potent screen presence, holding nothing back in a wrenching performance...."
    David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter

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