burak çevik

cevikburak@gmail.com












NEWS

A Woman Escapes

@Dokufest, Prizren / Kosova
August 5h


Belonging

@Apartment Project, Berlin/Germany
July 27th


BIOGRAPHY

Burak Cevik (1993, Istanbul) founded Fol Cinema Society and curated experimental and arthouse film screenings. He was lecturer on Non-Fiction between 2018-2020 at Istanbul Bilgi University. His films The Pillar of Salt and Belonging premiered at Berlinale Forum in 2018 and 2019, respectively. His video works/films were screened at various festivals such as Locarno, FIDMarseille, Toronto Film Festival and New York Film Festival. Currently he is film fellow of the DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program in 2022.

~ SCREENINGS

~ PUBLICATIONS



2022

- August 5th, A Woman Escapes, @Dokufest, Prizren / Kosova
- July 27th, Belonging, @Apartment Project, Berlin / Germany
- July 12th, The Pillar of Salt, @Arsenal Kino, Berlin / Germany
- AWARD: A Woman Escapes, @FIDMarseille, Honourable Mention - CNAP Award
- July 7th, A Woman Escapes, @FIDMarseille, Marseille / France

- June 20th, Belonging @DAADGaleri, Berlin / Germany


2021

- November 8th, Belonging @Galatasaray University, Istanbul / Turkey
- May 21th, While Cursed by Specter, @Images Festival, Toronto / Canada

2020

- September 17th , While Cursed by Specters, @New York Film Festival, NYC / USA
- March 29th, Belonging @Türkische Filmtage München, Munich / Germany
- March 11th, Belonging @Izmir Economy University, Izmir / Turkey
- March 9th, Belonging @Bilkent University Media Talks, Ankara / Turkey

- March 8th, The Pillar of Salt @ODTU SiTop Sinema Festivali, Ankara / Turkey
- February 29th, Belonging @ Keswick Film Festival, Keswick / UK
- January 24th, Belonging @Karaca Sinemasi, Izmir / Turkey

- January 21th, The Pillar of Salt @Sudan Independent Film Festival, Khartoum / Sudan
- January 17th, Belonging @Kizilay Buyulu Fener, Ankara / Turkey
- January 16th, Belonging @Ardahan Sinema Society, Ardahan / Turkey
- January 15th, Belonging @Kars Sinema Society, Kars / Turkey
- January 13th, Belonging @Atasehir Belediyesi, Istanbul / Turkey
- January 9th, Belonging @Beyoglu Sinemasi, Istanbul / Turkey

- January 9th, The Pillar of Salt @Beyoglu Sinemasi, Istanbul / Turkey


2019

- December 24th, Belonging @Kadikoy Sinemasi, Istanbul / Turkey
- December 14th, Belonging @Bezgin Bekir, Diyarbakır / Turkey
- December 13th, Belonging @Sinemardin Film Festival, Mardin / Turkey
- December 12th, Belonging, @New York Turkish Film Festival, NYC /USA
- December 10th, Belonging @Gezici Festival, Kastamonu / Turkey
- December 8th, Belonging @Gezici Festival, Sinop / Turkey
- December 3rd, Belonging @Gezici Festival, Ankara / Turkey
- November 30th, Belonging @Zvezda: Panaroma, Moscow / Russia
- November 22th, Belonging, @Belgrad Auteur Film Festival, Belgrad / Serbia
- November 16th , Belonging, @Rabat Film Festival, Rabat / Morrocco
- AWARD: Belonging, @Malatya Film Festival, Contribution to Turkish Cinema Award
- November 15th, Belonging, @Malatya Film Festival, Malatya / Turkey
- November 14th, Belonging, @RIDM, Montreal / Canada
- November 12th, Belonging, @Hollywood Turkish Film Festival, LA / USA
- November 10th, The Pillar of Salt, @La Casa Encendida, Madrid / Spain
- November 5th, The Pillar of Salt, @Cinemistica Festival, Granada / Spain

- October 31th , Belonging, @Thessaloniki Int. Film Festival, Thessaloniki / Greece
- AWARD: Belonging, @Bogazici Film Festival, Best Film & Best Screenplay
- October 21th, Belonging, @Bogazici Film Festival, Istanbul / Turkey
- October 17th , Belonging, @Sao Paulo Film Festival, Sao Paulo / Brasil
- September 30th , Belonging, @Vancouver Film Festival, Vancouver / Canada

- September 27th , A Topography of Memory, @New York Film Festival, NYC / USA
- September 23th, Belonging, @Adana Film Festival, Adana / Turkey
- September 19th , Belonging, @Calgary Film Festival, Calgary / Canada
- September 11th, Belonging, @Izmir Sinema Burada, Izmir / Turkey

- September 8th , A Topography of Memory, @Toronto Film Festival, Toronto / Canada
- AWARD: Belonging, @Open City Documentary Festival, Emerging International Filmmaker
- September 6th , Belonging, @Open City Documentary Festival, London / UK
- September 5th , Belonging, @La Plata Festi-Freak, Buenos Aires / Argentina
- August 23th, Belonging, @Sahalin Film Festival, Sahalin / Russia
- August 16th, Belonging, @Sarajevo Film Festival, Sarajevo / Bosnia-Herzegovina
- August 2nd, Belonging, @Dokufest, Prizren/Kosova

- August 7th, A Topography of Memory, @Locarno Film Festival, Locarno / Switzerland
- July 21th, Belonging, @First International Film Festival, Xining / China
- July 7th, Belonging, @Golden Apricot Film Festival, Yerevan / Armenia
- June 1st, Belonging, @Singapore International Festival of Arts, Singapore / Singapore
- May 31th, Belonging, @Transilvania Film Festival, Cluj / Romania
- May 8th, The Pillar of Salt, @Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul / Turkey
- April 24th, The Pillar of Salt, @Karlstorkino - Medienforum, Heidelberg / Germany
- April 18th, Belonging, @Fajr Film Festival, Tahran / Iran
- April 4th, Belonging, @New Directors / New Films, NYC /USA
- February 7th, Belonging, @Berlinale Forum, Berlin / Germany
- January 5th, The Pillar of Salt, @Sinema Nereye?-Event Series, Istanbul / Turkey


2018

- December 17th, The Pillar of Salt, @Sakarya University, Sakarya / Turkey
- December 10th, The Pillar of Salt, @Bogazici University-Sinebu, Istanbul / Turkey
- December 8th, The Pillar of Salt, @Randevu Film Festival, Istanbul / Turkey
- November 29th, The Pillar of Salt, @Deutsch-Türkische Filmtage, Stuttgart / Turkey
- November 28th, The Pillar of Salt, @Sinopale Film Festival, Sinop / Turkey
- November 28th, The Pillar of Salt, @Istanbul Modern Museum, Istanbul / Germany
- November 19th, The Pillar of Salt, @Eskisehir Film Festival, Eskisehir / Turkey
- November 16th , The Pillar of Salt, @Rabat Film Festival, Rabat / Morrocco
- October 26th, The Pillar of Salt, @Bogazici Film Festival, Istanbul / Turkey
- October 5th, The Pillar of Salt, @Ayvalik Film Festival, Ayvalik / Turkey
- September 24th , The Pillar of Salt, @Adana Film Festival, Adana / Turkey
- September 22th , The Pillar of Salt, @CerModern Museum, Ankara / Turkey
- September 21th , The Pillar of Salt, @Kaunas Int. Film Festival, Kaunas / Lithuania
- September 7th, The Pillar of Salt, @Fol Destek Gecesi, Istanbul / Turkey
- May 9th, The Pillar of Salt, @Kayseri Film Festival, Kayseri / Turkey
- April 23th, The Pillar of Salt, @Ankara Film Festival, Ankara / Turkey
- April 19th, The Pillar of Salt,  @Skopje film Festival, Skopje / Macedonia
- April 14th, The Pillar of Salt, @Istanbul Film Festival, Istanbul / Turkey
- February 19th, The Pillar of Salt, @Berlinale Forum, Berlin / Germany