Release dateMay 8, 2009 (2009-05-08) WriterBahadir Karatas, Ayfer Tunc ScreenplayAyfer Tunc, Bahadir Karatas CastYetkin Dikinciler (Dogan Usta), Fadik Sevin Atasoy (Emine), ?evket Çoruh (Ersun), Hasibe EREN (Hilal), Ayten Uncuo?lu (Ayten) Similar moviesAlis Eight Days (2009), Yetkin Dikinciler appears in The Master and The Messenger, Mutluluk (2007), Fetih 1453 (2012), Nafaka (2006)
The Master (Turkish: Usta) is a 2009 Turkish drama film, directed by Bahadır Karataş, starring Yetkin Dikinciler as a small town car mechanic in who builds a small biplane in his backyard. The film, which went on nationwide general release across Turkey on May 8, 2009 (2009-05-08), won a Best Supporting Actress nomination for Hasibe Eren at the 3rd Yeşilçam Awards.
The film was shot on location in Eskişehir, Turkey.
Dogan, a car mechanic in a small town, is obsessed with flying. He has been building a small biplane in his back yard for years. His wife Emine does not share his affinity for aviation and feels neglected in their marriage. When Dogan's plane crashes during an aeronautics fair, she gives him an ultimatum: he can either pursue his passion for flying or live a humble life with her, solely as a car mechanic.