A film by Pieter Munnik and Annemarie de Wit
Aktas was 19 years old when his mother was imprisoned in Turkey. Seven years later, she was sentenced to life. The judges accused her of terrorism, but her son believes she has been accused because of her journalistic work.
Endless bars is about a musical boy whose mother (Füsun Erdogan) becomes more estranged every day. The chance of a reunification is becoming smaller and smaller, yet Aktas keeps fighting for her freedom. A moving documentary about a mother and a son, trapped together in their fight to reunification.