Ezel Akay

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Ezel Akay
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Born 1961
Occupation Film director, producer and Screenplay writer
Years active 1996–present

Ezel Akay (born 1961) is a Turkish film actor, film director and film producer.

Life and work[edit]

After Ezel Akay graduated as a mechanical engineer from the Bosporus University, he was trained as actor at the US-American Villanova University.

Before Ezel Akay started to work in the Turkish film business and co-founded the Turkish production company IFR,[1] he worked as copywriter, theatre director and –actor. Since the foundation of his film production company IFR, Ezel Akay directed more than 500 commercials.[2]

In 1996 Ezel Akay produced together with the Turkish film director Dervis Zaim for Zaim's debut feature Somersault in a Coffin, which won several national and international prizes. Where's Firuze? was the first feature, which Ezel Akay directed.

Filmography (Selection)[edit]


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