About the film
parent child relationship
My Only Sunshine
Release Date: March 05, 2009
|Slogan||:||«Portrait of a lost childhood.»|
|Production Companies||:||Imaj, Atlantik Film|
Hayat, her father and bedridden grandfather live in a riverside shack near the dangerously dark but breathtakingly beautiful waters of the Bosphorus. Hayat's father owns a small boat that secures the family's survival through a miscellany of not always lawful ventures. Beyond the motion and romance of the water, Hayat's life is harsh and unrelenting. But Hayat has an instinct for survival. Her capacity for courage, endurance and hope in the face of these trials suggest that there is Life despite the manifold injustices of an unjust world.