STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 797 this week

Fatih Akin (I)


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 »

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 people
created 21 Sep 2011
 
a list of 22 people
created 25 Oct 2011
 
a list of 43 people
created 06 Feb 2012
 
a list of 30 people
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 25 people
created 8 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Fatih Akin's work have you seen?

User Polls

37 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actor: Movie (8 credits)
 2001 Planet der Kannibalen
Mr. Dark
 2001 A Goddamn Job
Ex Gott
 2001 The Experiment
Taxifahrer (voice)
 2000 In July
Rumänischer Grenzbeamter
 1999/I Kismet
Tony
 1998 Short Sharp Shock
Nejo
 1997 Back in Trouble
Kebab-Fatih
Show Show Actor: TV (6 credits)
Show Show Actor: Short (4 credits)
Show Show Director: Movie (11 credits)
Show Show Director: Documentary (3 credits)
Show Show Director: Short (2 credits)
Show Show Director: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Producer: Movie (12 credits)
Show Show Producer: Documentary (2 credits)
Show Show Producer: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Writer: Movie (10 credits)
Show Show Writer: Short (2 credits)
Show Show Writer: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Camera department: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: Movie (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Self: TV (16 credits)
Show Show Self: Documentary (3 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the message of The Cut (2014):] I come from a religious family, with strict dogmas and it took a while to get rid of them. I now have my own definition of what is right and wrong, good and evil. You can say I'm a spiritual person. The film is about that: Someone losing his religion but getting the sense of spirituality. See more »

Trivia:

His father worked in a dry cleaning company, his mother was an elementary school teacher. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
soul kitchen?? Tetshuno
Saw his name on the petition to free Polanski fif87
LOLA no. 2, 3 and 4 for FATIH! sluehn
Contact aysetezel
Soulkitchen Halle - ready for demolition???!!!!? vivianaereo
Discuss Fatih Akin on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page