Doğan İzci (11), the child actor of the film, gained hearts of the many and won Bisato D’Oro Best Actor Award given by independent film critics.
Sivas tells a boy-meets-dog story but not in a fashion like Lassie. ‘Çakır’ the dog featured in the movie is off a special breed from Kangal district of Sivas province in Turkey, known as the Kangal dog.
Director: Kaan Müjdeci
Cast: Doğan İzci, Okan Çelik, Okan Avcı, Banu Fotocan, Ezgi Erin and Çakır the dog