Mahalle
  • Director(s)

    Semra Altın

  • Production Year

    2022

  • Release date

    18/05/2022

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    119m

  • Cast

    Melek Tanker, Izzet Baslak, Serdar Orçin

Film

Mahalle

strong language, violence, drug misuse, suicide

MAHALLE is a Turkish drama, combining live action and animation, in which a poor neighbourhood in Istanbul is targeted for gentrification by a ruthless property magnate.

  • Director(s)

    Semra Altın

  • Production Year

    2022

  • Release date

    18/05/2022

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    119m

  • Cast

    Melek Tanker, Izzet Baslak, Serdar Orçin

drugs

A man collapses in the street from a drug overdose, and in another scene a man foams at the mouth in the process of overdosing on the same manufactured drug. There are references to drug misuse, addiction and drug dealing blighting a community.

language

There is strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker'), as well as milder terms such as 'ass', 'asshole', 'son of a bitch', 'bastard', 'jerk', 'hell' and 'damn'. There are also infrequent uses of racist and discriminatory language ('n****r', 'faggot').

suicide

In an animated scene, a body hangs by a rope from a ceiling fan, with sight of a suicide note on the floor below.

violence

In an animated sequence, shots are fired into a crowd and a woman is hit in the stomach in stylised fashion, with sight of a blood spurt. There are images of bloody injury in the aftermath of the shootings. In another live action scene, a man is shot in the head in bloody fashion. There is also moderate violence in an animated scene featuring an undetailed stabbing.


There are references to girls and young women being forced into sex trafficking. There is a passing reference to domestic abuse in a dysfunctional marriage.
UseRuntimeDistributorClassification Date
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MahalleCinema119m 0sAF Media GmbH 11/05/2022
  • Classified date

    11/05/2022

  • Language

    Turkish