movie poster

Rating: 7.5 stars


black and white turkey Criterion sheep border horses smuggling

Seen 1 time

Seen on: 03/03/2019

View on: IMDb | TMDb

Law of the Border (1966)

Directed by Lütfi Akad

Crime | Drama

Most recently watched by sleestakk


In order to keep his ailing son alive, an impoverished man agrees to sneak a herd of sheep across the border.

Length 71 minutes


Ahmet Danyal Topatan | Osman Alyanak | Atilla Ergün | Tuncel Kurtiz | Sırrı Elitaş | Aydemir Akbaş | Muharrem Gürses | Tuncer Necmioglu | Erol Taş | Pervin Par | Yılmaz Güney

Viewing Notes

From the World Cinema Project. As Scorsese describes it in his intro, this is very much a Turkish western. However, it’s not a western in the classic sense but it has good energy and emotion.


No comments yet. Log in and be the first!