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Fatih Akin

Fatih Akin was born in 1973 in Hamburg of Turkish parentage. He began studyingVisual Communications at Hamburg's College of Fine Arts in 1994. His collaborationwith Wueste Film also dates from this time. In 1995, he wrote and directed his firstshort feature, "Sensin - You're The One!" ("Sensin - Du Bist Es!"), which receivedthe Audience Award at the Hamburg International Short Film Festival. His secondshort film, "Weed" ("Getuerkt", 1996), received several national and internationalfestival prizes. His first full length feature film, "Short Sharp Shock" ("Kurz UndSchmerzlos", 1998) won the Bronze Leopard at Locarno and the Bavarian Film Award(Best Young Director) in 1998. His other films include: "In July" ("Im Juli", 2000),"Wir Haben Vergessen Zurueckzukehren" (2001), "Solino" (2002), the Berlinale GoldenBear-winner and winner of the German and European Film Awards "Head-On" ("Gegen DieWand", 2003), and "Crossing the Bridge - The Sound of Istanbul" (2005).

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Tschick
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2016
58% The Cut
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
2015
No Score Yet Von Caligari zu Hitler: Das deutsche Kino im Zeitalter der Massen (From Caligari to Hitler: German Cinema in the Age of the Masses)
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet Der Müll im Garten Eden (Garbage in the Garden of Eden)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2013
No Score Yet Mamaros
  • Producer
2013
No Score Yet UFO in Her Eyes
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet Fraktus - Das letzte Kapitel der Musikgeschichte
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet Blutzbrüdaz
  • Producer
2012
73% Soul Kitchen
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Director
2010
36% New York, I Love You
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2009
No Score Yet Deutschland 09 - 13 kurze Filme zur Lage der Nation
  • Director
2009
No Score Yet Min Dit: The Children of Diyarbakir (Before Your Eyes)
  • Producer
2009
No Score Yet Germany 09: 13 Short Films About the State of the Nation
  • Director
2009
No Score Yet 1 1/2 Ritter - Auf der Suche nach der hinreißenden Herzelinde
  • Actor
2008
61% Chiko
  • Producer
2008
89% Auf der Anderen Seite (The Edge of Heaven) (On the Other Side)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Producer
2007
No Score Yet Fatih Akin - Tagebuch eines Filmreisenden
  • Actor
2007
86% Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul
  • Director
  • Producer
2006
No Score Yet Kebab Connection
  • Screenwriter
2006
90% Head-On
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
2005
No Score Yet Visions of Europe
  • Director
2004
No Score Yet Kurz und schmerzlos (Short Sharp Shock)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2003
No Score Yet Solino
  • Director
2002
89% Im Juli. (In July)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2001
No Score Yet In July
  • Director
2001

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