Ismail Necmi was born in Instanbul in 1971 and works as a filmmaker, photographer and visual artist in Instanbul as well as Berlin. After graduating in law from Istanbul University, he worked on a number of movies, shorts and documentaries.

Awards: 
2010 20. Ankara International Film Festival 2009 Audience Choice Award. 1. Rome Gender DocuFilm Festival 2010
2009Daniel Langlois Innovation Award | 38th Montreal International Festival du Nouveau Cinéma 2009, International Competition
2009Most Promising New Director Award | 20th Ankara International Film Festival 2009, National Competition
2009Most Promising New Screenwriter Award | 20th Ankara International Film Festival 2009, National Competition