Winter Sleep wins Palme d’Or and Fipresci Award in Cannes 2014

The film directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan, produced by EWA’s vicepresident, Zeynep Özbatur Atakan has conquered the Cannes Jury, the Fipresci critics and very soon the audiences worldwide.

Aydin is a former actor who runs a small hotel in central Anatolia with his young wife Nihal with whom he has a stormy relationship and his sister Necla who is suffering from her recent divorce. In winter as the snow begins to fall, the hotel turns into a shelter but also an inescapable place that fuels their animosities.