Biscuit Filmworks has added Ayse Altinok to its directorial roster. She comes over from Wieden + Kennedy, Portland, Ore., where she worked as an art director and directed projects for Nike.
A Turkish-born director, Altinok has to her credit short films and commercials that have been recognized with honors from the Cannes Film Festival, Clio Awards and the AICP Show. Her style is informed by her art school background, 10 years of experience with Wieden + Kennedy both in Amsterdam and Portland, and short film, commercial and music video projects. Her first short film, Hortum, was an official selection at The Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner in 2009, and screened at over seven other film festivals around the world... Read the full story at SHOOT.