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İklim Meselesi Belgeseli (National Geographic)
Line Production for 3 part documentary series on Climate Change and its effects on Turkey
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Medecins du Monde (Doctors of the world)
Medecins du Monde Commercial, shot entirely on location in Istanbul. Directed by Emily Kai Bock for DDB&Co Paris, Solab
FILMS
FILMS
Unseen
Short film by Mikael Nakkas shot in İstanbul
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Arcelik mini documentary series (3 films)
We produced 3 Mini documentary series for Nat Geo. Each film focused on a different environmental issue such as water sufficiency, recycling and energy saving used in all Arcelik factories.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC- The Travel Show
BBC’s Travel series reaching an audience of 70 million in 200 countries, filmed in various cities around Turkey
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Danone -Milky Snacks Commercial
Agency: Y & R Director: İlker Canikligil DP: Meryem Yavuz Art Director: Sıla Karakaya Costume Stylist: Gizem Karakaya
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
The Story of God (National Geographic)
Morgan Freeman is the face of National Geographic s documentary series that explores our quest to understand the divine. We filmed at various ancient sites in Turkey for the series.
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FILMS
Esperanto of Love
Directed by one of China’s leading directors Hu Guan, this film is set in Istanbul about story of love. Supported by Turkish Ministry of Culture.
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COMMERCIALS
Ipana (Crest) Toothpaste commercial for P&G
2 Ipana commercials for digital media #gulusunugoster campaign, starring actress Ezgi Mola, Created by our in-house director, the viral got over 1m hits on youtube!
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC Documentary- The Celts
BBC 2 documentary series about the Celts - presented by professor Alice Roberts. We filmed at the archaeological site of Gordion near Ankara.
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FILMS
Ali and Nino
Written by Christopher Hampton and directed by Bafta winning director Asif Kapadia. Shot in Turkey and Azerbaijan with Turkish & UK crew.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
CROSSROADS: 2000 YEARS ON THE SILK ROAD
We managed to open the gates of some of least explored kervansarays in Anatolia exclusively for this Nat Geo (IFA) documentary series about the ancient Sill Road.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Building Wonders of the World - NOVA/PBS series
Three new one-hour films. We built an 8-ton model of Hagia Sophia and shake it to collapse to test its resilience against the earthquake.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Toms Istanbul Delights
We created and produced a six part series for Fox International hosted by Tom Aikens - the youngest British chef ever awarded two Michelin stars.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Kingfisher Calendar- Photo Shoot
With our sister company Celtic Digital, we produced India’s yearly Kingfisher calendar this year- shooting in Bodrum, Pamukkale, Cappadocia
FILMS
FILMS
A War / Krigen
Oscar nominated best foreign film in 2016. Produced by Nordisk Film, directed by Tobias Lindholm (A Hijacking). Danish company commander (Pilou Asbeak) and his men fight for survival. Konya (in central Turkey), doubled for Afghanistan.
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COMMERCIALS
Alo / Tide Commercial
Featuring Behzat Uygur (well known Turkish actor), Commercial Produced for Turkey, Poland, Russia shot on location in association with Twin Film Productions
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FILMS
Gallipoli
An eight-part Australian television drama series to be telecast on the Nine Network in 2015, the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign. Adapted from the best-selling book Gallipoli by Les Carlyon, the series is produced by Endemol Australia
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FILMS
The Queens
First Chinese feature film to shoot in Turkey with the full support of Turkish Ministry of Culture, produced by Shanghai film studios. Starring South Korea’s top actress Song Hye-kyo, directed by Annie Yi
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COMMERCIALS
Pantteri Commercial for Finnish brand Fazer
Produced by "Also Starring", shot as part of TWA’ s (Finland) new TV series
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COMMERCIALS
Gigantti Commercial (Finland)
Produced by "Also Starring" for Finland’s well known mega electronics store chain Gigantti
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Das Traumschiff (The Dream Boat) - Germany s longest running tv show
Currently filming in Istanbul and in Cappadocia. Debuted in 1981 and became one of the most-watched television shows in Germany. A total of 69 episodes have been produced as of 2013.
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COMMERCIALS
Activia Commercial campaign with Shakira " Dare to feel good"
We produced another Activia commercial this time for the brands new local campaign with Shakira
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COMMERCIALS
Heineken Commercial - The Game Maker
Winner of Cannes Lions bronze award- Flagship Commercial for the champions league quarter final in Berlin 2015. Directed by Fredrik Bond for Wieden + Kennedy and Sonny London. Filmed on location in the Marmara Sea entirely in Istanbul...
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COMMERCIALS
Activia Dance Commercial
Activia Dance Commercial Campaign for Twitter
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COMMERCIALS
Tikvesli Yoghurt Viral
Viral which we produced for Turkey’s leading yoghurt brand "Tikvesli". We filmed 3 Turkish youngsters longing for their homeland whilst living in New York. The film has a surprise ending :)
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Front Row - BBC Radio 4
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music. Front Row is doing a special on Turkey.
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COMMERCIALS
UK’s leading travel agency First Choice commercial- Summer 2014 campaign / RSA
Shot in Antalya Alibeykoy holiday resort and Antalya film studios- southern Turkey for RSA.
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Rachel Khoo Cooking diaries
Stylish new BBC series with Rachel Khoo. For the new show, we visited Istanbul and the princess islands to discover local tastes of the Turkish cusine
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: The Philby Project
A 2 part documentary series on the famous spy Kim Philby, and his close friend Nicholas Elliot. The show paid homage to Istanbul ’s importance as a strategic location during the the cold war era. We filmed at various locations in Istanbul where a great deal of the story took place.
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COMMERCIALS
Nike Commercial - Honey Badger (US)
"The human printing press" commercial. Agency: Wieden + Kennedy / Production company: Honey Badger (US) Starring footballer Didier Drogba along with some of Turkey’s biggest athletes such as Gamze Bulut, Naz Aydemir, Burak Yilmaz..
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Summer of 2013 / Monkey Kingdom/ NBC Shoot
Travel and entertainment show presented by Jaqueline MacInnes Wood
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Google Science Fair- Promo film
Promo film for Google about the winner of 2013 Google Science Fair - a 16 year old Turkish student Elif Bilgin, who won the science in action award for her invention of a bioplastic made from banana peels that could be used to replace petroleum
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Shahs of Sunset - Bravo Tv (US)
We filmed an Istanbul special episode for Bravo tv’s popular Reality show
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COMMERCIALS
GE Commercial
We produced GE’s first commercial in Turkey for RSA. This is our second collaboration with the UK’s leading commercials agency.
FILMS
FILMS
Pinocchio - WDR- FFP
South western Turkey doubles for 1920’s Italy
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FILMS
Ambassadors - Big Talk & BBC
BBC ’ s three part comedy series starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb, set in the fictional Tazbekistan which was filmed in Bursa
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
2020 ISTANBUL CANDIDATE CITY PROMO
We produced all the promotional films for the 2020 Istanbul bid
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Pioneer Tv/UK: The Weather that Changed the World
Documentary about a historical weather change that took place in 535 AD, We filmed in historic sites of Istanbul such as Hagia Sophia, the spice market etc.
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COMMERCIALS
RSA/UK: Cornetto: Love
Most shared non-English speaking viral of 2013, with over 26 million hits! Starring Turkey’s popular singer Yalin.
FILMS
FILMS
The Two Faces of January
Based on Patricia Highsmith’s best selling novel - 60s crime thriller with Viggo Mortensen and Kirsten Dunst. As well as the Istanbul scenes we also doubled many interior and exterior Athens scenes in Istanbul...
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FILMS
ARGO
Winner of 3 Oscars, 2 Golden Globe and 3 Bafta awards. Warner Bros production. Record amount tax return for a foreign feature in Turkey. All Tehran exterior scenes were shot in Istanbul...
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COMMERCIALS
NOKIA: Lumiere
Release of the new Lumiere phone, we line produced this commercial in Istanbul
FILMS
FILMS
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Nominated for 3 OSCARS and Winner of 2 BAFTA’S- Working Title films. We filmed not only the Istanbul scenes also the Paris scenes in Istanbul. This production became the first international film to take advantage of the new TAX rebate law in Turkey.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Channel 4: Ottolenghi: Mediterranean Feasts
Channel 4 series hosting chef Yotam Ottolenghi exploring Mediterranean cuisine.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Top Gear Special
Top gear Istanbul special- presented by Richard Hammond...
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COMMERCIALS
Unilever Heroes
Commercial for Unilever about the heroic acts by its employees.
FILMS
FILMS
Four Lions
BAFTA winner for Outstanding Debut by a British writer, director or producer (2010)...
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Any Human Heart
BAFTA winner Best Mini series 2011. Based on the bestselling book by William Boyd, Starring Jim Broadbent....
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: The Vikings
Documentary series on the Vikings presented by Neil Oliver filmed at historic sites and locations in Istanbul...
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Colin’s: Dare to Change
Winner of the prestigious Kristal Elma in Turkey for fashion in 2011. We doubled North American deserts in Eastern Anatolia
FILMS
FILMS
Will: Line Producer
An orphan journeys across Europe to the 2005 Champions League Final in Istanbul.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC & Discovery Channel: Andrew Marr: History of the World
Major BBC landmark series in which Andrew Marr embarks on the greatest story ever told - the epic story of human history.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Fast Track
BBC’s Travel Show watched by 74 million viewers per week.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Channel 4: Five go to...
Entertainment series where five celebrities go to south of Turkey on holiday together...
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Ancient Worlds
BBC’s documentary series presented by Ricahard Miles filmed in all over Turkey.
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Darwin’s Dangerous Idea
Presented by Andrew Marr...
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Drop Zone
Game show filmed in all major locations in Istanbul.
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Blue Peter
Worlds longest running program for children traveled across Turkey.
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Seven Ages of Britian
Documentary, written and presented by David Dimbleby. We filmed at the ancient site of Aphrodisias in Turkey.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Francesco’s Mediterranean Voyage
Top rated BBC travel series about the history of the Venetians, tracing down the roots of the western civilisation in Turkey.
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Discovery Channel: Circumcision Palace
Based on Turkey’s famous circumcisionist Kemal Ozkan this is short Film which we produced for the Discovery Channel
FILMS
FILMS
Discovery Channel: Pehlivan- Turkish Oil Wrester(Short Film)
**Winner of Promax award" Pehlivan is a short film about the legendary Turkish oil wrestler Ahmet Tasci
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Adventures in Architecture
Documentary Series presented by Dan Cruickshank...
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Channel 4: This is Civilisation
Documentary Series presented by Matthew Collings
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
History Channel: The True Story of Troy
Documentary series for History Channel
FILMS
FILMS
Trade Routes
Trade Routes is a political thriller exploring the ineptitude of U.S...
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Delphi: The Bellybutton of the Ancient World
Documentary Series which Michael Scott of Cambridge University uncovers the secrets...
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
BBC: Earth Flight: Wild Life Documentary
Documentary series from a bird’s eye view of the world...
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DOCUMENTARIES & TV
Access 360: World Heritage: Cappadocia
New National Geographic series featuring UNESCO’s world heritage sites...
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