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Winter Sleep

 

an adaptation of certain mammals that enables them to survive the unfavorable food and climatic conditions during the winter. Winter sleep is characteristic of some mammals, such as the bear, raccoon, badger, and hamster. In contrast to hibernation, winter sleep is characterized by a lesser decrease in body temperature and metabolic activity. The sleeping animal can change quickly to energetic activity. For the period of winter sleep, animals accumulate fat and move into burrows or other well-protected shelters; during this time they do not eat.

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In Winter Sleep, Aydin (Haluk Bilginer) is the privileged don of a rural community, born into a family of landowners.
'Winter Sleep' is a Turkish drama film directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan in 2014, adapted from the short story, 'The Wife', by Anton Chekhov.
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Winner of the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes festival Winter Sleep , directed by Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan, will be screened at VOX 1 at 20:45.
Ella fue una de las celebrities que se paseo por la Croisette en la segunda mitad del certamen, que puso su broche final el pasado sabado con la entrega de la Palma de Oro a la pelicula turca Winter Sleep, de Nuri Bilge Ceylan.
The Palme d'Or went to Nuri Bilge Ceylan's Winter Sleep, a three-hour portrait of the intricate social relations of an Anatolian hotelier providing the beleaguered Turks with some much needed pride and succor.
Turkish drama "Winter Sleep" has won the Palme d'Or, the top honor of the Cannes Film Festival.
Summary: Ceylan wins top prize for 'Winter Sleep' and dedicates award to Turkish 'youth who lost their lives' in anti-government protests.
Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan has impressed critics with Winter Sleep, a conversation- oriented film based in central Anatolia of Turkey.
An international critics' poll in British film magazine Screen had Mike Leigh's "Mr Turner" a whisker ahead of the slow-burn domestic drama "Winter Sleep" by Nuri Bilge Ceylan of Turkey, whose career Cannes has long championed.
After the unit is turned off for the last time after the hot-weather season, make sure it is prepared for its long winter sleep. Proper, regular maintenance of AC units prolongs their life and also keeps them functioning efficiently.