I choose to remember this for really capturing all of the little ways people can be assholes and not for the ridiculous crime-plot that eventually took it over.
If dogs are man's best friends, what are cats? This elegant and gentle film shows that the answer isn't simple, but to each of the people of Istanbul we meet it's important. Whether these street cats are saviors, children, hunters, messengers, beggars or psychopaths they reflect something important to the people whose lives they touch. Though prone to some anthropomorphizing, it is the unique natures of cats that remind these people of essential things that the modernizing world wants us…