Kaya Akile Nazli
People Who Try to Save the World
Documentary reflecting the seed issue and extincting biodiversity in Turkey. Three people in their unique ways try to support local seeds and spread the knowledge of sustainability: Feray Karapinar (founder of Turkey's 1st seed organization Karaot Seed Organization), Levent Gürsel Alev (Founder of Ecological Produce Organization) and İrem Çağıl Tütüncü (founder of only publishing house in Turkey with focus on environmental books).Strenghtening its story with scenes recycled from cult feature 'The Man Who Saved the World' and adding them several juicy animated sketches, film tries an experimental approach.
Akile Nazli Kaya (*1980, Turkey) is a graduate of Graphic Design in Bilkent University in Ankara. Her short animated film "Zlínská Polévka / Zlin Soup" has won several awards including “Best Short Film” in the 6th Green Film Festival in Seoul (2009). Recently, she worked as an assistant animator for Jan Svankmajer's animated feature "Prežít Svůj Život / Surviving Life". She is currently doing her master's in Audiovisual Studies Department at FAMU in Prague.
Nazli ve Zlíně / Nazli in Zlin (2006), Zlínská Polévka / Zlin Soup (2007), Gelgit / Ebb and Tide (2010), Kapanim / Enclosure (2011)
FAMU - Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague
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116 65 Prague 1