Mehmet Eryılmaz

Mehmet Eryılmaz

Turkey

Biography

Mehmet Eryılmaz graduated from the radio and television department of Marmara University. He continued his studies at the cinema and television department of Mimar Sinan University, he started writing and directing his own short, experimental and documentary films. Eryılmaz has also earned recognition known for his series of documentary flms on traditional turkish music and “The Songs of Nazım Hikmet”, His first feature debut film is A FAIRGROUND ATTRACTION and his last one dramatic documentaries is A HOLLY DAY MORNING IN INSTANBUL. THE VISITOR is his second feature film. He also acted in CLIMATES and his first debute film A FAIRGROUND ATTRACTION. He has produced and directed several films and won 13 awards. He has participated in several local and international festivals and served on festival juries.

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