Aydın Sayman

Style of Art : Film director, screenwriter, producer
Branch of Art : Film
Art Profile :

Aydın Sayman was born in Malatya in 1953. He graduated from the Business Department in the Faculty of Economics at Istanbul University in 1978. Between 1971 and 1973, he worked as an assistant editor in the Sinematek. Sayman has written film critiques in many newspapers and magazines such as Milliyet Sanat Dergisi, 7. Sanat, Gösteri and Edebiyat 81. He is the publisher and one of writers of the magazine Gerçek Sinema. He assisted many directors including Atif Yılmaz, Şerif Gören, Zeki Ökten and Orhan Aksoy. From 1976 to 1983, Sayman directed commercial films, documentaries and music clips. He worked as an adviser for the film "Eve Dönüş.” Sayman also served as an assistant director and general coordinator in numerous films such as “Karartma Geceleri” and “Mem U Zin.”

19. Alexandria Mediterranean Countries Film Festival, “the Best Actor”
Istanbul Film Fesitval (2003), “the Best Actor”
Ankara Film Festival (2003), “Special Jury Prize”, “the Best Actress”, “the Best Art Director”, “the Best Supporting Actor”, “Hopeful Senarist”
Magazine Journalists Society “the Best Film of the Year”
Turkish Witer Association, “Film Director of the Year”, “the Senarist of the Year”
Köyceğiz Film Festival, “the Best Film”
39 Antalya Film Festival, “the best art director”, “Public Jury Prize”, “Dr. Avni Tolunay Prize”, “the best actor”, “Special Prize for all children”

Films as a director:
Güneşteki Leke, 1986
Gelincik Tarlası, 1993
Sır Çocukları, 2002
Yolun Sonu, 2005
Cemalim, 2005
Janyan, 2006
Miras, 2008

Films as a screenwriter:
Güneşteki Leke, 1986
Sır Çocukları, 2002
Şen Olasın Ürgüp (Cemalim), TV, 2003

Films as a producer:
Sır Çocukları, 2002
Janjan, 2006

Documentary Film:
68 den 6 Mayısa, 1993

References: tr.wikipedia.org, turksinemasi.com, imdb.com, filmyon.org

City : Istanbul
Country : Turkey
Preferred Lang. : Turkish / English
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