The Jackal (2010 film)

The Jackal Turkish akal is an 2010 Turkish action film, directed by Erhan Kozan, about a quiet young boy who gradually becomes a criminal nicknamed the Jackal. The film, which went on nationwide general release across Turkey on December17,201020101217 , premiered in competition at the 47th Antalya Golden Orange International Film Festival Octoberto 14, 2010.

Illustrator Korkut Akak, who made the films storyboard sketches, is to adapt the film into a graphic novel.The life of Akn, who lives in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Istanbul, begins to change after his mothers death. He hopes to start a new life with the money he plans to steal from the carpenters workshop he works at. His girlfriend, Deniz, finds his plan ridiculous and leaves him. Akn then accepts an offer by his friend dris, which leads to a new start in his life. Having nothing to lose, Akn impresses his boss with his fearless and indifferent attitude, but a new life also brings with it a new host of enemies. ........

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