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Climates ★★★ Iklimler 2006

A Turkish couple's decision to call things off spans not only their native countryside but also several seasons. Beginning in summer, the distant 40ish professor Isa and his muchyounger TV art director girlfriend Bahar break up, though the reasons are never given. In fact, not much is said throughout, though their feelings are usually obvious. Moving along to fall, Isa has a manic sex encounter with Serap (Kesal)—a possible culprit in Isa and Bahar's troubles—even though, in winter, Serap tells Isa where to find Bahar. Writerdirectorlead actor Nuri Bilge Ceylan (Isa) is the reallife husband of Ebru Ceylan (Bahar). In Turkish with subtitles. 97m/C DVD . FR TU Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Ebru Ceylan, Nazan Kirilmis, Mehmet Eryilmaz, Arif Asci, Can Ozbatur; D: Nuri Bilge Ceylan; W: Nuri Bilge Ceylan; C: Gokhan Tiryaki.