THE MINE

(1978)

Director              

:

Yavuz Özkan

Cast                    

:

Cüneyt Arkın, Tarık Akan

Halil Ergün, Hale Soygazi

Meral Orhonsay, Nurhan Nur

Baki Tamer, Ahmet Kostarika

Şevki Erdal

 

Cinematography 

:

İzzet Akay

Editing                 

:

İsmail Kalkan

Score                   

:

Zülfü Livaneli

 

 

  Synopsis

In an explosion in a mine, three miners are killed. Before the town gets over the accident, a carnival troupe comes to town. While the bitter struggle between the miners and the mine owners goes on, one of the miners falls in love with a girl working with the carnival troupe. As the strike committed miners face off with the mine owners and with the union, the love affair between the miner who is torn between the traditional values of rural life and his feelings and the girl who is looking for a lasting relationship slowly reaches its climax.

AWARDS

15th ANTALYA GOLDEN ORANGE FILM FESTIVAL (1978)

Best National Film

Best International Film

Best Actress

Best Actor

Best Supporting Actress

Best Lighting

Best Locale

(Competed in the International Competition as the winner of the National Competition in 1978)

FILM of the YEAR AWARD of FILM CRITICS

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