Sinan Akkus
Writer, Director
 

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ResidenceKöln
LanguagesGerman, Turkish, English
 
FILMOGRAPHY (Selection)
2015ACHT WOCHEN VERRÜCKT
Feature
Production: Pantaleon
Rewrite
 FRÜHER ALS ERWARTET
Production: Letterbox
Screenplay in development
20143 TÜRKEN UND EIN BABY
Feature (Distributor: Wildbunch)
Production: Egoli Tossel Film
Writer and Director
(2015)
2013WEIHNACHTEN UNTERM HALBMOND
Feature
Production: Acarentertainment
Screenplay in development
2011TANTE SEMRA
Feature
Production: Ziegler Film
Screenplay: Miguel Alexandre, Sandra Klein
2007-2008EVET, ICH WILL
Feature (Distributor: Maxximum)
Production: Luna Film
Writer and Director
Silver Horse Award - Best Picture (2011)
Türkisches Filmfest Frankfurt - Cine Night Star Award (2010)
Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin - Preis der Deutschen Filmkritik - Nominated (2009)
San Francisco International Film Festival - Audience Award
Berlin and Beyond
Achtung Berlinfestival - Special Mention (2009)
MFG-Star Baden-Baden - Nominated (2009)
Filmfest Lünen - Main Award LÜDIA (Audience Award) - Best Picture
Filmfest Lünen - Berndt-Media-Preis - Best Film Title (2008) (2009)

2006ROMEO & HÜLYA
Feature
Production: Olga Film
Writer
2004SPEED BLIND DATE
Writer
 CLOSING TIME
Screenplay in development
2002LASSIE
Short Film
Writer and Director
10 min
Hofheimer Kurzfilmfestival - 1. Prize (2003)
Rüsselsheimer Filmtagen - 2. Prize (2003)
Deutsch-Türkisches Filmfestival Nürnberg - 3. Prize (2003)
Exground Filmfest - 1. Prize (Audience Award) (2003)
Short Cuts Cologne - Audience Award (2003)
FFA-Kurzfilmpreis SHORT TIGER - Audience Award (2002)
Kinofest Lünen - Fuji-Kine-Filmpreis (2002) (2003)

2000SABINE AUF DER HADSCH
Short Film
Production: WDR
Director
30 min
 SEVDA HEISST LIEBE
Short Film
Writer and Director
14 min
27. Young Collection - Audience Award (2004)
F.W. Murnau - Best Short Film (2001)
Cologne Shorts - Audience Award (2000)
filmgarten.com - Audience Award (2000)

1999DER MANN DER FASZINIERT
Director
Docudrama
1997ZEIG DICH !!!!
Short Film
Writer and Director
8 min
1995MISSION CUBA
Short Film
Writer and Director
16 min
1994SCHNELL UND SAUBER
Short Film
Writer and Director
5 min
OTHER PROJECTS
2016TURKCELL EUROPE
Commercial
Director
 HUK-COBURG
Commercial
Director
2004STROMBERG
Production: Brainpool
Participated as actor
 
 
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS
1994-2000Studied Visual Communication (film/TV) at Hochschule der Bildenden Künste in Kassel
1992-1994Studied Philosophy and German Language and Literature at Gesamthochschule Kassel