Netflix Turkey keeps making new extensions with assertive and striking series, dramas, and movies. “Cici” is another example with a mind-blowing, exceptional, tempting story and a strong casting crew. The eminent Turkish director Berkun Oya, who received great acclamation with the series Bir Başkadır (Ethos), which he filmed for Netflix, is also sitting in the director’s seat once again.
Since Netflix released the first official trailer of the oncoming feature film, there has been a great number of inquiries on Cici. Internet users have been asking about the story, casting, filming location, duration, and so on, about the drama film. So, in today’s post, we are going to try to answer all of your curiosities as best as we can.
“Cici” by the Competent Director Berkun Oya
The world-famous digital entertainment platform Netflix has recently released the first trailer for the movie “Cici”. The movie is written and directed by the talented Turkish director Berkun Oya. Well, the eminent Turkish director had before written and directed the trumpeted Turkish drama series Bir Başkadır (Ethos).
Well, the film, on the other hand, includes some of the most talented and mastered Turkish actors and actresses. The cast of the film includes names such as Ayca Bingol, Fatih Artman, Funda Eryigit, Incinur Dasdemir, Nur Surer, Okan Yalabik, Olgun Simsek, Sevval Balkan, and Yılmaz Erdogan.
What is the Main Story of Cici?
Well, in the scope of the series, there is a family that migrates to the city from a village after a tragic loss. Well, the movie begins when the members of the family reunite in their hometown, the small village, 30 years later. Thus, buried emotions and painful secrets resurface.
Meeting After 30 Years
Turkish drama film “Cici” on Netflix, written and directed by Berkun Oya, centers on a family that leaves their small village and relocates to the city after experiencing a sad loss. Thirty years later, the estranged family reconciles in their hometown. They soon experience a number of intense feelings and sad secrets that either permanently separates them or bring them closer than before.
Eye-Catching Performances from Prestigious Actors and Actresses
The excellent performances of Ayça Bingöl, Fatih Artman, Funda Eryiğit, Yılmaz Erdoğan, and Okan Yalabık enhance the dramatic and romantic storyline of the Turkish film. Furthermore, one is sure to question where “Cici” was shot because of the backdrops of the vibrant city and the gorgeous countryside. Let us give you all the information if you’re looking for a solution to a similar problem.
Main Characters of the Movie
Saliha, Kadir, and Yusuf are the children of the couple Havva and Bekir. Saliha does not want to leave the village and she does not care about her university education at all. Yusuf, on the other hand, is a child who is very into his father’s video cameras. His father even beats him sometimes for this reason. Well, as for Yusuf, he is a little kid who says ‘I will be a coachman’ at a younger age and he is unaware of everything as the youngest member of the family.
Where was the Movie Cici Filmed?
With its unique nature and camera angles, the film Cici has already drawn great attention. However, we haven’t known yet the filming location of the drama film. As soon as we learn it, we will be sharing the news on this website.
Well, the entirety of “Cici” was shot in Istanbul, Turkey. Principal photography for the drama film reportedly began in the latter half of 2021.
Will There be the Sequence of the Movie?
Even before the first movie was released, the audience started to wonder whether the second movie would be made. Nevertheless, there has not yet been an explanation of whether or not there will be a second film of Cici.
Well, following the release of the first movie and depending on the success of the film, we believe that both the broadcaster and Netflix will answer those questions.
When Will Berkun Oya’s Film Be Released?
The film is about a family who migrated from the village to the city after a painful loss, meet in their old home after nearly 30 years, and met with the audience on Netflix on October 27. Though it has been almost 3 weeks following the release of the film, Cici is still one of the most popular Turkish originals on Netflix.
So, the audience will be able to watch the series on Netflix on Thursday.
On the other hand, the last trailer of the series was released on October 14, while the first trailer was released on September 21.
What is the Cast of Cici?
Well, as we pointed out above, Netflix’s oncoming Turkish drama film brings some of the most talented Turkish actors and actresses together. Here is the complete list of actors and actresses starring in Cici:
- Yılmaz Erdoğan (as Bekir)
- Ayça Bingöl (as Saliha)
- Funda Eryiğit (as Havva)
- Okan Yalabık (as Kadir)
- Fatih Artman (as Yusuf)
- Nur Sürer (as Havva)
- Olgun Şimşek (as Cemil)
- İncinur Daşdemir (as Yusuf’s wife)
- Şevval Balkan (as Naz)
What is the Production Company of Cici?
Berkun Oya’s production company Krek Film took on the production of the movie “Cici”.
How Long Does the Movie Take?
Cici is 2 hours and 31 minutes. Netflix is broadcasting the Turkish original movie Cici. So, the audience can watch the film on Netflix.
Click here to watch the official trailer of Cici.