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I Was, I Am, I Will Be

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I Was, I Am, I Will Be

Available May 28 at noonJune 10 at 11:59 pm only

After a Kurdish gigolo and an airline pilot meet at a Turkish resort, their lives change in unexpected ways. Given the opportunity to study and work in Germany, Baran moves from a troubled past to a complicated present, with the prospect of a promising future not far beyond his grasp. Meanwhile, his mentor Marion bravely confronts unanticipated challenges. In his second feature, director/co-writer Ilker Çatak, a former Student Oscar winner, boldly challenges stereotypes and expectations to create a touching humanist drama.

Pricing and Film Availability Info:

  • Admission to the series will be sold either as an all-access pass or à la carte, available only in the JBFC Virtual Marquee.
  • Pricing is $70 (members), $85 (nonmembers) for the all-access pass, or $10 (members), $12 (nonmembers) per film.
  • All films will be available for the entire length of the series—films will become available at noon on May 28 and will be available until 11:59pm on June 10. Once a film is started, passholders will have 48 hours to finish, regardless of when in the series they start the film.
  • The films in this series can and may sell out, so we encourage ticket and pass purchasers to secure their access by unlocking their films ASAP.

This film is part of the KINO! Germany NOW! series.



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