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20 years of professional experience in directing, advertising, drama and photography.


Our latest film project

After a challenging 48-hour and 19-minute long flight, two young American aviators, Russell Boardman and John Polando set the long distance record by flying from Brooklyn, New York to Yeşilköy, Istanbul. >>>

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Feature film project

Paths of Passion

The source of inspiration of the film is the memoirs of a real strong woman. She is the first woman to work as a heavy vehicle driver in Turkey... >>>

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As the founder and the main partner of 8th Art Productions, Erel  has varied professional experience in directing, advertising, drama and photographyErel first studied drama and started his career as a professional actor in Turkey. Later he studied Film Production in the UK.  He worked as assistant film editor in London. Upon his return to Turkey, Erel worked in the advertising as a director/producer and photographer since 1984. 

He also worked as photographer, director of photography and director in Brazil. 

His passion for drama made him a recognized actor in theatre plays and television series in Turkey. He’s always been active in writing and directing as well as acting in the theatre with great enthusiasm. 

Erel is a founding member of The Documentary Filmmakers Association of  Turkey (BSB) also;  The Movie Producers Professional Association of  Turkey. (SE-YAP)




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He has studied at the Istanbul University Faculty of Economics and graduated from The Department of Labour Economics and Industrial Relations. Following that he worked in Turkish Airlines in Finance and Accounting.

He’s now responsible from the finance of our company and fareast relations.



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Was born in Tokat 1984. He has started at the Anadolu University Cinema and Television Department. While he was studying he has granted in the University Television TVA as a director and camera operator. He has worked as a Director of Photography in the feature films as “BROTHER’S STREET” (2008, “KİLİS” (2009) “GRADUATION” (2009)

He graduated Anadolu University Cinema and Television Department in 2009 with the highest degree and since than he‘s working with 8th Art Production.