Melis Birder

Bodrum, Muğla Province, Turkey


I made my first documentary in Iraq 2004 telling the story of a young woman during the war. My second documentary was about a bus ride to various prisons in NY. The Visitors was supported by Sundance Documentary Fund. My third documentary was also supported by Sundance and it told the story of a basketball team from Diyarbakır -tge Kurdish city in Turkey.