Born in Ankara. Graduated from the art department of Ankara Anatolian High School of Fine Arts. Her works (paintings, video works, installations) were presented in various exhibitions and museums.
Holds a BA in Archaeology and Art History, an MA in Film and TV and still enrolled in a PhD program on Media and Design. Participated in short term film programs which were held by National Film and Television School (NFTS), Venice International University, New York Film Academy and EIUC Human Rights and Cinema School (organized as part of Venice International Film Festival). Attended Sarajevo Talents as a screenwriter. Worked as art director and script supervisor in short and feature films and documentaries in Italy, Turkey and the US.
Her first short film ‘Time of the Plums’ was premiered in Tribeca Film Festival, won several awards in national and international film festivals and qualified for Academy. Her second short, a Turkish-Georgian co-production “Elene” started its festival tour. Recently, she is working on her project “A Hard Day at the Empire”.