Kaan Müjdeci was born in Yozgat. He spent his childhood in different Anatolian cities such as Ankara, Şanlıurfa, and Malatya. Müjdeci shot his first short film in Berlin where he studied film in 2003. He then moved to New York to study at the New York Film Academy. In 2014 Müjdeci will attend the Venice Film Festival with his debut feature film "Sivas," the story of a boy and an injured dog.
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