Ayten Karatas was one of the Kodak Young Professionals of the Year at the Cannes Fimlfestival (2007) She is the director of several short movies like, OVER ZEE EN SOFIE, DOLEN, and the award winning HET VIJFDE SEIZOEN.
Ayten Karatas is an innovative director, who is always looking for new challenges and likes to explore. She has studied film in Amsterdam, London and New York, where she has always worked during her studies and explored herself as a director in every chair of the crew. She is a visual master and always innovative with sound.
What distinguishes her from others in her field of expertise is that she always looks for ‘real stories’ and shows it to the audience in her own visual style. Her special interest is finding the connection between story and image.