Ferzan Özpetek

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Ferzan Özpetek was born on February 3, 1959 in Istanbul, Turkey. He is a writer and director, known for Loose Cannons (2010), Facing Windows (2003) and The Ignorant Fairies (2001). See full bio »

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Loose Cannons Writer


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 2022 The Ignorant Angels (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2022)
 2019 Venetika (Short)
 2017 Red Istanbul (novel)
 2014 Fasten Your Seatbelts (screenplay) / (story)
 2010 Loose Cannons
 2008 A Perfect Day
 2005 Sacred Heart (screenplay) / (story)
 2001 The Ignorant Fairies (screenplay) / (story)
 1999 Harem Suare
 1997 Steam: The Turkish Bath (story)
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Video reportage "Nonostante tutto è Pasqua" (4') about the earthquake in Abruzzo, Italy, for the on-line edition of the Italian newspaper La Repubblica. See more »

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Özpetek, Nesrin Subasi | Özpetek, Ali Adnan


Zeynep Aksu (sibling)

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Was originally considered to direct Call Me by Your Name (2017). See more »


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