Reis Çelik, born in Anatolia, studied music and theatre at the State Conservatoire. He worked as a political correspondent and photojournalist, later moving into documentaries, commercials and political campaign films. He has held exhibitions of his photographic work in 12 countries. Çelik’s debut feature Işıklar Sönmesin (1996) won several awards on the international festival circuit. Night of Silence (2012) was the recipient of the Generation 14plus Crystal Bear at Berlinale.

Accolades

Reis Çelik
Best Screenplay, 2012

Reis Çelik

Night of Silence (Lad Gece)
Best Screenplay, 2012

Reis Çelik

Night of Silence (Lad Gece)

Winner, Best Screenplay, 2012 Reis Çelik, born in Anatolia in 1961, studied music and theatre at the State Conservatoire. He worked as a political correspondent and…

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Reis Çelik
Achievement in Directing, 2012

Reis Çelik

Night of Silence (Lad Gece)
Achievement in Directing, 2012

Reis Çelik

Night of Silence (Lad Gece)

Reis Çelik, born in Anatolia, studied music and theatre at the State Conservatoire. He worked as a political correspondent and photojournalist, later moving into documentaries, commercials…

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Films

Night of Silence
2012

Night of Silence (Lad Gece)

Turkey
2012

Night of Silence (Lad Gece)

Winner, Best Screenplay, 2012 In a remote Turkish village, an ancient blood feud between two families has finally been put to rest, and a marriage…

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