Ötesiz İnsanlar

Ötesiz Ìnsanlar (English: The Desperate People) is a Turkish television drama series that originally aired on Samanyolu TV from November 21, 2013, to June 15, 2015.


Elif (Ergül Miray Şahin), an idealistic eighteen-year-old girl living in a village, aspires to become a doctor and study at the Istanbul University. With the help of Deniz Aydin, a good-hearted soldier who was on duty in her village at the time, helps her escape with him from her father who wanted to marry her to a man in exchange of money. Deniz immediately falls in love with Elif's pure and strong character. Elif while in Istanbul soon finds out she has to take off her hijab to study in the university.