CULTURAL ORGANISATION - SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN DRAMA
MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND SPORTS - MUNICIPALITY OF DRAMA
Member of Jury of 22nd International Short Film Festival in Drama
He was born in Braunschweig, Germany. He completed his undergraduate degree at Istanbul University, Department of French Language and Literature. He went on to do his Master's degree at the same university’s Department of Radio-Television and Cinema. In 2000 he completed his PHD degree in the same area of study. He has written extensively on film editing, on which he has books. He is the head of the South Eastern European Cinema Schools (SEECS). Furthermore, he was invited as a jury member to several film festivals, nationally as well as internationally. He is a professor at the Faculty of Arts and Design of Istanbul Kültür University, where he teaches communication and film. He is also the head of the Department of Communication Design, Faculty of Arts and Design at Istanbul Kültür University.