Commitment Is Turkey’s Oscar Entry
Bağlılık-Aslı (Commitment) by Semih Kaplanoğlu was selected for the best international feature film category at the 2020 Oscars.
The film explores the challenges of being a woman and mother in the contemporary world and reflects women's relationships with their immediate surroundings.
After giving birth, Aslı (Kubra Kip) finds a young babysitter, Gülnihal (Ece Yüksel), who turns out to also have a baby. With the arrival of Gülnihal in her life, Aslı begins to confront secrets that she has been hiding even from herself.