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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 »

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42 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Head-On
Head-On Director
(2004)
Soul Kitchen
Soul Kitchen Director
(2009)
The Edge of Heaven
(2007)
In the Fade
In the Fade Director
(2017)

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 2017 In the Fade (directed by)
 2014/I The Cut
 2012 Garbage in the Garden of Eden (Documentary)
 2009 Soul Kitchen
 2009 Germany 09: 13 Short Films About the State of the Nation (segment "Der Name Murat Kurnaz")
 2008 New York, I Love You (segment "Fatih Akin")
 2007 Altyapi (TV Short documentary)
 2004 Visions of Europe (segment "Die alten bösen Lieder")
 2004 Head-On
 2002 Solino
 2000 In July
 1996 Getürkt (Short)
 1995 Sensin - Du bist es! (Short)
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What I'm always trying to say is, this Turkish-German gap, you know, or this connecting element of the two nations, or systems, or worlds - you can change that and put other things instead. Mexico and the U.S., same thing. See more »


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