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Ali Y. Akarcesme

Ali Y. Akarcesme's passion for cinematic storytelling began in his teens, making Handycam movies on the backstreets of his native Istanbul, Turkey. At home in the United States since 1999, he received his Bachelor's in Film and Media Arts in 2004, and has produced heaps of socially conscious documentaries. Akarcesme also completed a Master's in ... See full bio »

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Known For

Departures
Departures Director
(2011)
Driven
Driven Director
(2015)
The Long Haul
The Long Haul Director
(2016)
Action
Action Producer
(2017)

Filmography

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 2015/II Driven (Short) (completed)
 2016/III The Long Haul (Short)
 2012 From Prison to Hollywood: Soul Survivor (Documentary short) (as Ali Yasin Akarcesme)
 2011 Departures (Short) (as Ali Yasin Akarcesme)
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 2017 Action (Short) (producer)
 2013/III Boxed (Short) (producer - as Ali Yasin Akarcesme)
 2011 Departures (Short) (co-producer - as Ali Yasin Akarcesme)
 2008 The Wisdom Tree (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Respect for Elders (2008) ... (producer - as Ali Yasin Akarcesme)
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 2015/II Driven (Short) (writer) (completed)
 2016/III The Long Haul (Short)
 2011 Departures (Short) (as Ali Yasin Akarcesme)
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 2013 Here's Johnny (Short) (very special thanks)
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Ali Yasin Akarcesme

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