FILINTA: AN OTTOMAN ERA DETECTIVE STORY
“Filinta” aims at telling the stories of the Ottoman Judiciary called “Kadılık”. The plot is settled on the basis of justice, friendship and fraternity.Well –educated judges (kadıs) maintained harmony in social life and sustained peace for 600 years of Ottoman Empire rule.
The story of “Filinta” is based on Kadı Gıyaseddin Hatemi and a police officer he raised, Filinta Mustafa. Mustafa is a highly intellectual, clever and good-looking young man. Everything begins with a conspiracy organized against Mustafa. As a result of this conspiracy, Mustafa gets sentenced to death and his judge gets to be Gıyaseddin. Each and every evidence found points out Mustafa as guilty and Gıyaseddin decides death penalty although he sees Mustafa as a son.
The one who organized this conspiracy against Mustafa is a banker named Boris. He is afraid of Mustafa due to some dark secrets hidden in his past.
- Onur Tuna
- Berrak Tüzünataç
- Cem Uçan
- Hakan Yufkacıgil
- Süavi Eren
- Asena Tuğal