Official Selection: SWIFF 2022

Ilayda Iseri

Ilayda Iseri


I am an 18-year-old aspiring director and composer from Istanbul, Turkey. I graduated from Koc High School with an IB Diploma in 2021, where I took film classes. My short documentary "The Fountain" was screened and and received awards from various international and national film festivals in 2021.I am currently a freshman at Bogazici University, majoring in philosophy. I participate in the sets of TV commercials and series as the director's assistant while working on my first fiction short film, which is supported by Turkish Ministry of Culture. The screenplay of this project won the first prize in Akbank Film Forum Competition, honorable mention in Izmir Film Lab, and it will be co-produced by TV Channel TRT in summer 2022.

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