Zeynep studied Industrial Design bachelor and media studies master in Ankara, Turkey. She combined her political interest and animation love in her master thesis. It was about political animated documentaries and their power on counter collective memory construction. In 2019, she moved to Germany to study master degree in film in Hfbk. In 2020, with “My Mother’s Hair” she made her first animated documentary, which is about a Turkish guest worker family. Other than animation, she likes to work with found materials and creates her own zine Buluntu for some years.
(c) Photo, by Zeynep