Global Film Series - Ayla, Daughter of War


Tuesday, October 22, 2019
6:30pm to 9:00pm

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  • Witherspoon Student Center, 2810 Cates Ave, Raleigh

Event Description

Based on an astonishing true story, this Turkish film set during the Korean War tells the story of Süleyman, a sergeant in the Turkish Brigade who risks his life to save a young girl. The two form a friendship despite the language barrier between them but are torn apart when Süleyman must return home.

In Korean, English, Turkish, and Chinese with English subtitles. Runtime 2 hours, 5 minutes.

This film is part of the Global Film Series, co-presented by the NC State Office of Global Engagement and the NC State University Libraries, and sponsored by the Turkish Student Association.

Contact Information

Marian Fragola

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.


If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Marian Fragola at or 919-513-3481 to arrange services. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs​.