Boston Turkish Film and Music Festival12th ANNUAL BOSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL SM
March 21 - April 27, 2013

MAHMUT & MERYEM

Mahmut ile Meryem

North America Premiere

Mahmut ile Meryem

An epic love story between Mahmut, the son of Ganja's ruler Ziyad Khan, and Meryem, the daughter of a Christian monk. When Meryem's father finds out the love between his daughter and Mahmut, a Muslim man, he leaves Ganja with his daughter. Mahmut follows them, and on the road, he faces many adventures as he learns about love and life.   

Director MEHMET ADA ÖZTEKİN

Mehmet Ada Oztekin

Mehmet Ada Öztekin has been working on many TV projects as co-director and director. Among the TV series that he directed recently include “Aşk ve Ceza” and “Kuzey Güney”. He is the script writer of  “Losers Anonymous” (Kaybedenler Kulübü) with director Tolga Örnek. “Mahmut & Meryem” is Öztekin’s debut feature. 

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Directed by Mehmet Ada Öztekin

Based on a novel by Azerbaijani author Elçin

Cast: Aras Bulut İynemli, Eva Dedova, Fahreddin Manafov, Melahat Abbasova, Tomris İncer, Mehmet Çevik, Polat Bilgin, Şafak Başkaya, Kristina Krepela, Şamil Süleymanov, Murad Abdullayev, İlker Kızmaz, Ramiz Melikov, Mert Öcal

2013 / 125 min.
with English subtitles

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Saturday, April 6, 2013 | 12:30 p.m.

Remis Auditorium
Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston

 
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