The Wild Pear Tree (2018)

Film details

  • Countries

    Bosnia and Herzegovina Australia Bulgaria France Germany Macedonia Qatar Sweden Turkey

  • Year

    2018

  • Genre

    Drama

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Ahlat Agaci Original

Synopsis

Sinan, a literature graduate returns from his studies in the coastal city of Canakkale to his parents’ home in the small rural town of Can, where he hopes to raise funds to publish a book of his essays and short stories which are inspired by his barely concealed dislike for the region and its inhabitants. But his teacher father Idris has accumulated large gambling debts and Sinan becomes increasingly disenchanted by his father and provincial life as he starts to worry that he will not achieve his literary ambitions and will instead be reduced to teaching in the east following military service.

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