Dastane Ma (Our Story)
Amazing Turkish Comedy
Dastane Ma – Our Story (Bizim Hikaye) is a Turkish adaptation of the hit American series Shameless.
The story is centred around a young woman named Filiz. Filiz is responsible for her five siblings and her father after their mother abandoned them years prior. She accepts most of the motherly duties and works hard to try and keep her family together. Her father, Fikri, is an alcoholic who spends most of the day drinking and does very little to support or help the family.
In an effort to dedicate her life to her family, she quits school and works odd jobs to support her family. In addition to her multiple jobs she also works hard to do the housework and raise her siblings. Some of her other siblings help one another or work smaller jobs that help support her and their family, but she is the mother of the family after their own mother left them.
Filiz is not looking for a romantic relationship, she doesn’t have the time nor desire to be in one. Out of sheer luck, though, she meets a young man. Filiz is on her way to attend a wedding ceremony of her neighbor when she is attacked by a thief. Baris, a handsome young man, observes the situation and helps her to get her bag back. He is immediately attracted to Filiz and wants to gain her trust, and her heart.
Baris is a wealthy young bachelor who drives fancy cars and wears expensive brands. He lives in a different world from Filiz, and for that reason Filiz is resistant to see him. Baris is persistent and works on gaining her trust so that she will be open to a romantic relationship with him.
In Our Story you will watch the lives of these characters unfold. Will there be a romance? Will Filiz’s family stay harmonious? Watch now to find out.