Police (Polis)

Police poster

Best Actor

Ankara International

Film Festival 2007

Best Film Nomination

Istanbul International

Film Festival 2007


This dark comedy details the last months of Musa Rami (Haluk Bilginer), a very well respected police officer on the Istanbul police force. He has just killed the son of a powerful mafia boss and is now the single target of the mafia’s wrath. Musa is diagnosed with cancer shortly after his birthday and with only two months to live, he decides to take down the mafia by whatever means necessary; jeopardizing his own family in the process. Meanwhile, he becomes more and more obsessed with the young and beautiful sociology student Funda, who has chosen him as her thesis advisor.

Director: Onur Ünlü

Cast: Haluk Bilginer, Özgü Namal, Ragıp Savaş, Sermiyan Midyat, Settar Tanrıöğen, Kaan Çakır, Emre Karayel, Zafer Diper, Aylin Çalap

Length: 103 minutes

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