Philax / The Guardian - feature film in development (2022)

Director & Writer: Rûken Tekeş

Production Company: Sarya Films Collective

Producers: Rûken Tekeş & Balam Bingul & Gabrielle Oricchio

Aether - feature lenght documentary (2019)

Director & Writer: Rûken Tekeş

Production Company: Sarya Films Collective

Producers: Rûken Tekeş & Billur Arıkan & Gabrielle Oricchio

Co - Producers: Cengiz Karadağ & Ayşe Valentin

Production Countries: Turkey & Italy 

World Premier at 50th Visions Du Reel Film Festival - Switzerland

      'International Competition'

56th Antalya Golden Orange FF - Turkey

         'Golden Orange  Jury Award for Best Documentary'

7th  Duhok International FF - Iraq

        'Special Jury Award for Best Kurdish Feature Film'

13th Inconvenient Films Human Rights FF - Lithuania 

         'Special Mention for Best Documentary'

38th Istanbul International FF, Int. Feature Film Competition & National Doc. Competition - Turkish Premiere

65th Taormina Film Festival, Int. Documentary Competition - Italy

35th DocFest München, Official Selection - Germany

19th DocPoint Helsinki, Int. Documentary Programme - Finland  

18th DokuFest Documentary FF, BalkanDox Competition - Kosovo

13th London International Documentary FF, Int. Documentary Competition - United Kingdom

12th This Human World, International Competition - Austria

12th DocumentarIst Istanbul Film Days - Turkey

+ + + international film festivals, art centers, special screenings ...

Hevêrk / The Circle - short fiction film (2016)

Director & Writer & Producer: Rûken Tekeş

30. European Film Academy Awards

        ' 2017 European Short Film Nominee'

40. International Short Film Festival in Drama, Greece

         ' PRIX EFA 2017 Drama ' 

23. Oldenburg International Film Festival, Germany

          ' Best Short Film & German Independence Award ' 

33. Chicago International Children's Film Festival, USA

          ' Best Film by an Emerging Director ' 

16. !F Istanbul International Independent Film Festival, Turkey 

          ' II. Best Short Film Audience Award ' 

2016 Diversity in Cannes 2016 Short Film Showcase, France  

          ' Best Film - Audience Award ' 

36. Minneapolis Saint Paul Film Festival, USA

          ' Honorary Mention by the Jury '

12. Film Femmes Méditerranée, France

          ' Special Mention by the Jury'

39. Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France 

40. MontrealWorld Film Festival, Canada  

27. Cinequest Film & VR Festival, USA

+ + + international festivals, art centers, museums, special screenings... 

© 2016 by Sarya Films