Özgür is a filmmaker, director of commercials and writer/director of feature films. One of his latest projects, HOLY MEN – about Islamic exorcisms – was selected for the Binger Writers Lab in Amsterdam with an International Scholarship from Creative Skillset, and was developed at Creative Europe MEDIA’s The Film Garage genre film workshops in Torino. He was selected for the British Film Institute’s Emerging Filmmakers 2015 program during the London Film Festival, supported by Film Cymru Wales as part of NET.WORK@LFF in 2015.
His latest project THIS IS NOT A TRUE STORY was selected for the Cinematic film development and production scheme 2016/2017.
His debut no-budget feature film “Resurrecting The Street Walker” was released in the UK by Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment in 2010 and premiered at the 17th Raindance Film Festival where it was Nominated Best UK Feature.