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Mehmet Emin Yıldırım

He was born in Erzurum on 17 September 1983. After he had lived for five years in Erzurum, he moved Antalya because of his father's job transfer. After he went primary school and high school in Antalya, he enrolled Machine Enginering Department of Isparta Süleyman Demirel University.

After did a lot of things for hobby, he started to get interest in cinema also for a hobby. While he was in fourth grade in university, he shot his first short film.
With this interesting film which made by him because aimed to win school festival, he won best director and best film awards. However cinema was still a interest for him.

He shot his second short film to spend time while his school prolongation. This one; won best actor award from school festival with a dark presentation. Meanwhile he realesed something: The child who can't sit still for five minutes; as if he can leave cinema more time than the other things in his life. Maybe this because cinema met the process of growth , the cinema marked with this result, for himself.

He went Plato Film School to learn cinema on October 2007 after he graduate form enginering. Although he didn't have an exact aim, he though that he can work on films. During that time he for short film, clip and technical units then he tended to the acedemic part of the cinema Because he didn't want to shoot films without fully understand the work.

He thinks the cinema as a help in every way to find himself. He try to get more time to improve himself and tell his wisdom with direct cinema sharring.

He is finding himself and the cinema also makes opportunities for him to do this thing. Actually if you look deeps; he is still same as the beginning.

Short film credits

Director, Producer
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