book review

Edge of Heaven

The Edge of Heaven (Auf der anderen Seite) is story about the intertwining lives of six characters. The Turkish-German film, directed by Fatih Akin, explores fateful tragedies that ultimately lead to changes in the characters. In the first part of the movie Ali, an elderly Turkish immigrant in Germany, meets Yeter, a prostitute who is also a Turkish immigrant. Ali believes he has found a solution to his loneliness after Yeter agrees to move into his house. Sometime later, both have an argument in which Ali stikes Yeter and accidentally kills her. 

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