Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Turkish Film Series: Yahşi Batı/The Ottoman Cowboys

Thu, November 17, 2011 | WAG 201

6:00 PM

The Turkish Film Series presents
Yahşi Batı/The Ottoman Cowboys
Ömer Faruk Sorak, 2007, 128 minutes
Thursday, November 17, 2011
6:00 pm
WAG 201

Two special agents, Aziz and Lemi, are tasked by the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire with delivering a diamond as a gift to the American President [James A. Garfield]. As they ride on a stagecoach across the American Wild West, they are robbed of the diamond by some bandits and left stranded without any money. A tough cowgirl, Suzan Van Dyke (a.k.a. Calamity Janevari) joins them on their quest...

Turkish with English Subtitles.

Public parking is available in the Brazos Street Garage.



Sponsored by: co-sponsored by the Department of Middle Eastern Studies and the Austin-Antalya Sister Cities Committee

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