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Mrs. Salkım's Diamonds ( ) is a 1999 film adaptation of the award-winning historical themed novel of the same name, written in 1990 by author Yılmaz Karakoyunlu. This film was directed by Tomris Giritlioğlu and It stars Zafer Algöz, Güven Kıraç, Zuhal Olcay, Kamran Usluer, and Hülya Avşar. Mrs. Salkım's Diamonds was released on November 19, 1999 in Turkeymarker. It was Turkey's submission to the 72nd Academy Awards for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but was not accepted as a nominee. It was filmed in Aşkalemarker, Büyükadamarker and Mardinmarker.

The film sparked an intense debate in Turkey about Varlık Vergisi, situation of non Muslim citizens, and other minority issues.



Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

  • Best Picture (Golden Orange): Tomris Giritlioğlu
  • Best Actor: Uğur Polat
  • Best Music: Tamer Çıray
  • Best Art Direction: Ziya Ulkenciler
  • Best Film Editing: Mevlüt Kocak

Istanbul International Film Festival

  • Best Actor: Güven Kıraç

See also


  1. Istanbul Film Festival awards, retrieved 2008-08-08

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