CANER KAYA

Sir Ian McKellen in Turkey

 

In April 2017 Istanbul welcomed the celebrated British actor and activist Sir Ian McKellen on his first visit to Istanbul. Sir Ian delighted audiences with stories from his long career in theatre and film and spoke passionately about his commitment to equality.

 

My Lovely Tumor

 

Documentary film following three children fighting with different kinds of cancer.

 

Work in progress…

Mix the City Istanbul

 

Short documentary film produced for British Council Istanbul about their project Mix the City and the musical life of Istanbul.

 

A City Runs Through the Festival

 

Documentary film about the Istanbul Film Festival celebrating it’s 25th anniversary.

 

My School My Future

 

Short documentary film describing the school from children’s point of view.

 

How to Shape a Town?

 

The film documents the story of the wood sculpture symposium that has been held in Değirmendere, Turkey for twenty-two years and the effect it had on the little town. We watch as six sculptors bring large pieces of timber to life and witness the transformative power art has on societies.

www.howtoshapeatown.com

 

Vamoss

 

Short documentary film about life in small town called Calca in the Sacred Valley located in Peru.

 

Work in progress…

 

Istanbul Modern - Artist’s in Their Time

 

Short documentary film produced for Istanbul Modern Art Museum about the new exhibit of their permanent collection.

 

Enis Bey - Ataturk’s Ambassador to Greece

 

The biography of Enis Bey who served as ambassador in Greece and Iran.