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Fatih Akin was born in 1973 in Hamburg of Turkish parentage. He began studying Visual Communications at Hamburg's College of Fine Arts in 1994. His collaboration with Wueste Film also dates from this time. In 1995, he wrote and directed his first short feature, "Sensin - You're The One!" ("Sensin - Du Bist Es!"), which received the Audience Award ... See full bio »

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 2004 Ein krasser Deal (TV Movie)
Türsteher
 2001 Planet der Kannibalen
Mr. Dark
 2001 Die Liebenden vom Hotel von Osman (Short)
Ahmet
 2001 A Goddamn Job
Ex Gott
 2001 The Experiment
Taxifahrer (voice)
 2000 In July
Rumänischer Grenzbeamter
 1999/I Kismet
Tony
 1999 The Last Flight (Short)
Raffi
 1998 Short Sharp Shock
Nejo
 1997 Back in Trouble
Kebab-Fatih
 1997 Trickser (TV Movie)
 1997 Einsatz Hamburg Süd (TV Series)
Feroz
- Der Zeuge (1997) ... Feroz
 1996 Getürkt (Short)
 1996 SK Babies (TV Series)
Bekir
- Schuldig auf Verdacht (1996) ... Bekir
 1996 Stadtklinik (TV Series)
Mehmet Gürsel
- Vermisst (1996) ... Mehmet Gürsel
 1995 Sensin - Du bist es! (Short)
 1994 Doppelter Einsatz (TV Series)
Erdal
- Falsche Freunde (1994) ... Erdal
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Growing my audience is a target of mine. Cinema is a collective experience. Many people sit together, there's a lot of seats, and you want those seats to be filling up. I'm not that egotistic, to say, "No, I only want to do a film for me, I don't care." That's not true. For sure I do them for me, but I hope I can share it with as many people as possible. See more »

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His parents emigrated from Turkey to Germany in the 1960s. See more »

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Virgo

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