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Deniz Gamze Ergüven


In 2011 Ergüven was invited to attend the Cannes Film Festivals Atelier to help develop her project, The Kings. While there she met fellow director Alice Winocour who was there to develop her first feature film Augustine. After Ergüven was unable to find financing for her film Winocour suggested she write a more intimate piece leading the two to ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 34 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Mustang
Mustang Director
(2015)
Kings
Kings Director
(2017)
The Lifeboat
The Lifeboat Director

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Deniz Ergüven
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Personal Quote:

The one good thing is that Turkey was a democracy - yes, you can say it in the past tense now. It remains [as a result] extremely vigorous. The population is youthful, and literally simmering. Its cross-currents are moving deeply. You can feel that it will go in one direction, or another. The current government doesn't tolerate any kind of criticism, not even the smallest joke. People come and go... See more »

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She attended La Fémis and graduated in 2008 (17th promotion, directing department). See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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