Oray

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Oray

Directed by Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay

  • Germany 2019; 100 min
  • Original version: German, Turkish, Romani
  • Genre: Drama
    • First Steps Award – Götz George Young Talent Award
    • Best First Feature Award - Berlinale

Synopsis

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.

Production

  • FILMFAUST FILMPRODUKTION

    Bastian Klügel, Claus Reichel 

International Sales

  • PLUTO FILM

    Daniela Cölle