Ecem Çelik, a senior at Department of Cinema and Digital Media, Faculty of Communication, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), received awards at festivals held in India and Slovakia for her short film about a story of a little girl escaping the war in her homeland, Syria and taking refuge in Turkey.
Filmmaker Emre Yeksan and Deniz Tortum were the guests of Cinema and Digital Media department on 2nd October, 2019.
Ali Matay, Visual Designer, Lecturer at Faculty of Communication Cinema and Digital Media, Stefano Pugliese, Architect, Lecturer at Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, and Güven Incirlioğlu, Artist and Writer were invited as speakers for the Urban Thinker Campus representing the city of Izmir within the first World Cities Bienal held at Farm Cultural Park, in Favara, Italy.
Fatih Aydogdu was born in Turkey, lives and works in Vienna and Istanbul. He studied at Academy of Fine Arts in İstanbul and graduated from Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. Aydogdu is visual artist, designer, sound artist and curator, focused on concepts of media aesthetics, migration & politics of identity and linguistical issues.
EPI.LOG 2019, the annual End of Year Exhibition by the Department of Cinema and Digital Media (CDM) will take place from May 20 to May 23, 2019 at the Faculty of Communications Studios (Block K) on İzmir University of Economics Campus.
Derya Özkan and Deborah Hardt presented their research at the “Female Agency and Subjectivity in Film and Television” conference organized by the Film and Television Department of Istanbul Bilgi University on April 11-13, 2019. Their talk was titled "Something in the Water? The Netflix Effect. Representation of Females in the Age of Streaming".
Elif Taşçıoğlu, Production Designer of Vavien, İşe Yarar Bir Şey, and many other internationally awarded films, was a guest speaker at the Cinema and Digital Media department.
Izmir University of Economics Cinema and Media Club's "Communication Festival" which will be organized in cooperation with Ege Student Newspaper, begins on March 18th!
Communication Workshop was very active and entertaining for high school students from Izmir. The Communication Workshop, organized by the Faculty of Communication of Izmir University of Economics, was held on January 15-16.
On January 13, 2019, Aras Özgün, member of the Faculty of Communication, Department of Cinema and Digital Media, gave a talk at the conference “Thesis, Antithesis and Prosthesis” at Borusan Contemporary, Art and Technology Platform, organized in collaboration with amberPlatform.