Film director, writer. He was born in
Along with his film works, he published film writings and organized special pages for some newspapers and magazines (1973-74). He published the magazine Mutlak Fikir Estetiği ve Sinema, which consisted of six issues, in 1997. He started publishing the film magazine Sonsuzkere in 2003. His first book Türk Sinemasında İdeoloji (1977) has the characteristic of a reference book, in which the Turkish film history was examined closely. He won Director of the Year Award (1981) by Turkish Writers’ Association with his film Rahmet ve Gazap.
FILM: Lanet (1978), Rahmet ve Gazap (1981), Öç (1981), Aşk ve Secde (1982), Sessiz Ölüm (1985), Yapayalnız (1986), Zeynepler Ölmesin (1987), Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar (Dramatic documentary consisting of 2 episodes, 1987), Kavanozdaki Adam (Television series, 1987), Reis Bey (1988), İnsanlar Yaşadıkça (Television series, 1989), Yalnız Değilsiniz (1990), Sonsuza Yürümek (1991), Çöküş (1992), Sevdaların Ölümü (1992), Kelebekler Sonsuza Uçar (1993), Ölümsüz Karanfiller (1995), İstiklal Marşı Şairi Mehmet Akif Ersoy (Dramatic documentary, 1996), Deprem ve Merkez Üssü Gölcük (Dramatic documentary, 2000), Hacc Sonsuza Doğru (Dramatic documentary, 2003), Anne ya da Leyla (2005), Gönül Dosta Gider (Dramatic documentary, 2005), Otel İstanbul (Television series, 2005), Anka Kuşu (2007), Tuna Nehri Aksam Diyor (Dramatic documentary, 2011).
BOOK: Türk Sinemasında İdeoloji (1977), Sıkı Tut Ellerimi (poem, 1992).