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Fatih Akın is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter and Producer Allemand born on 25 august 1973 at Hamburg (German)

Fatih Akın

Fatih Akın
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Nationality German
Birth 25 august 1973 (45 years) at Hamburg (German)
Awards Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Fatih Akın (born 25 August 1973) is a Turkish-German film director, screenwriter and producer.

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Filmography of Fatih Akın (20 films)

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Actor

Robbery Alla Turca, 1h40
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure, Crime
Actors Haluk Bilginer, Gülse Birsel, Birol Ünel, Yasemin Ergene, Fatih Akın, Ahmet Mümtaz Taylan
Roles Lokman
Rating43% 2.155392.155392.155392.155392.15539
The authorities raid a millionaire's home and expopriate his properties, which include some paintings from the family heirloom. The paintings are taken to an exhibition centre where Seçkin, the designer brother of the millionaire's wife Binnur is set to have his fashion show. Two thieves from Germany, Pamir and Lokman arrive in Turkey with plans to steal the paintings. Meanwhile, a gangster Ekrem is released from prison and he seeks to get even with his ex-girlfriend Ceren, who is one of Seçkin's models.
The Experiment, 2h
Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel
Origin German
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Prison films, Psychologie
Actors Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Berkel, Andrea Sawatzki, Justus von Dohnányi, Wotan Wilke Möhring, Oliver Stokowski
Roles Taxifahrer
Rating76% 3.8489053.8489053.8489053.8489053.848905
While reading a newspaper advertisement, taxi driver Tarek Fahd discovers an invitation to participate in an experiment, in which 4000 German marks are offered to the participants of the experiment, in which a prison situation is simulated. The experiment is led by Professor Klaus Thon and his assistant, Dr. Jutta Grimm. He decides to join in.
In July
In July (2000)
, 1h35
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Comedy, Adventure, Romance
Themes Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies
Actors Moritz Bleibtreu, Branka Katić, Christiane Paul, Birol Ünel, Mehmet Kurtuluş, Fatih Akın
Roles Rumänischer Grenzbeamter
Rating77% 3.8982253.8982253.8982253.8982253.898225
At the beginning of his summer holiday, a somewhat naive trainee teacher Daniel (Moritz Bleibtreu) buys a ring from a stall run by a neighbor, the aspiring artist and street vendor Juli (in German, "Juli" would be not only the month July but also a common nickname for someone named "Julia"; Christiane Paul). The ring bears a Mayan sun symbol, which, according to Juli, has the power to lead him to the woman of his dreams, whom he will recognise by a similar sun symbol. As Juli has the ring's counterpart, and as she is in love with him, she invites Daniel to a party that evening, hoping that they will meet.
Short Sharp Shock, 1h40
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Mehmet Kurtuluş, Fatih Akın, Adam Bousdoukos, Marc Hosemann
Roles Nejo
Rating73% 3.6960253.6960253.6960253.6960253.696025
Gabriel (Mehmet Kurtuluş) the Turk, Bobby (Aleksandar Jovanović) the Serb and Costa (Adam Bousdoukos) the Greek are three friends who used to form a neighborhood gang in Altona district of Hamburg. Following his release from prison Gabriel is ready for a new start on life. Bobby however has been doing jobs for crazed Albanian mobster Muhamer (Ralph Herforth) and his girlfriend Alice (Regula Grauwiller) turns to Gabriel for comfort. When Costa who has turned to petty theft and is dating Gabriel's sister Ceyda (İdil Üner) also joins Muhamer's gang, Gabriel intervenes to save his friends, an action which puts his dreams of retiring to Turkey at risk.

Director

In the Fade, 1h46
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Crime
Actors Diane Kruger, Denis Moschitto, Ulrich Tukur, Adam Bousdoukos
Rating70% 3.548773.548773.548773.548773.54877
La vie de Katja est bouleversée lorsque son fils et son mari trouvent la mort dans un attentat.
The Cut
The Cut (2014)
, 2h18
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Political films
Actors Tahar Rahim, Simon Abkarian, Arsinée Khanjian, Kevork Malikyan, Hindi Zahra, Trine Dyrholm
Rating63% 3.150473.150473.150473.150473.15047
Pendant le génocide arménien, Nazareth Manoogian est déporté de son village natal de Mardin, en Turquie. Après les déportations, il apprend que ses filles pourraient être encore vivantes et parcourt le monde pour les retrouver.
Polluting Paradise, 1h25
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Documentary
Themes Environmental films, Documentary films about environmental issues
Rating64% 3.2447953.2447953.2447953.2447953.244795
Les villageois du village de Çamburnu dans le district de Sürmene dans la Région de la mer Noire en Turquie luttent contre la décision du gouvernement de faire de leur village une décharge.
Soul Kitchen, 1h39
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Cooking films
Actors Birol Ünel, Adam Bousdoukos, Moritz Bleibtreu, Udo Kier, Wotan Wilke Möhring, Demir Gökgöl
Rating72% 3.648463.648463.648463.648463.64846
Zinos, a German of Greek descent, owns Soul Kitchen, a shabby, run-down restaurant providing working-class food in the Hamburg area, in an old warehouse space. The business is struggling financially, and tax inspectors ask Zinos for payments. Occasionally a punk rock band uses the restaurant as practice space, but never pays rental fees. An old sailor, Sokrates, continuously works on his boat at the warehouse, but is never able to pay the rent.
New York, I Love You, 1h50
Directed by Jiang Wen, Shekhar Kapur, Natalie Portman, Yvan Attal, Andreï Zviaguintsev, Scarlett Johansson, Fatih Akın, Albert et Allen Hughes, Brett Ratner, Mira Nair, Joshua Marston, Shunji Iwai
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Anthology film, Romance
Themes Films about religion, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Hayden Christensen, Bradley Cooper, Andy García, Justin Bartha, Natalie Portman, Orlando Bloom
Rating62% 3.1484553.1484553.1484553.1484553.148455
New York, I Love You est, comme pour Paris, je t'aime, un travail collectif de onze courts-métrages, faisant chacun environ dix minutes. Les réalisateurs ayant participé au film ont filmé leur segment dans les cinq boroughs de New York. Chaque segment n'a pas de lien direct avec les autres mais toutes tournent toutes autour du même thème : trouver le grand amour et le plaisir du sexe.
The Edge of Heaven, 2h2
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Nurgül Yeşilçay, Baki Davrak, Tuncel Kurtiz, Hanna Schygulla, Yelda Reynaud, Erkan Can
Rating77% 3.8982653.8982653.8982653.8982653.898265
Yeter's Death Retired widower Ali Aksu (Tuncel Kurtiz), a Turkish immigrant living in the German city of Bremen, believes he has found a solution to his loneliness when he meets Yeter Öztürk (Nursel Köse). He offers her a monthly payment to stop working as a prostitute and move in with him. After receiving threats from two Turkish Muslims, she decides to accept his offer. Ali's son, Alisan Nejat (Baki Davrak), a professor of German literature, does not have time to respond to the prospect of living with a woman of "easy virtue" before Ali is stricken with a heart attack. He softens to her: he learns that she sends shoes to Turkey for her 27-year-old daughter and wishes that her daughter could receive an education like his.
Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul, 1h30
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité, Documentary films about cities, Musical films
Actors Müzeyyen Senar
Rating78% 3.9469053.9469053.9469053.9469053.946905
Un voyage à la découverte des sons d'Istanbul en suivant les pérégrinations d'Alexander Hacke, bassiste d'Einstürzende Neubauten.
Head-On
Head-On (2004)
, 2h
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about families
Actors Birol Ünel, Sibel Kekilli, Meltem Cumbul, Hermann Lause, Demir Gökgöl, Mehmet Kurtuluş
Rating78% 3.9486953.9486953.9486953.9486953.948695
Cahit Tomruk is a Turkish German in his 40s. He has given up on life after the death of his wife and seeks solace in cocaine and alcohol. One night, he intentionally drives his car head-on into a wall and barely survives. At the psychiatric clinic he is taken to, Sibel Güner, another Turkish German who has tried to commit suicide, approaches him. She asks Cahit to carry out a formal marriage with her so that she can break out of the strict rules of her conservative family. Cahit is initially turned off by the idea, but then he agrees to take part in the plan.
Solino
Solino (2002)
, 2h4
Directed by Fatih Akın
Origin German
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about families
Actors Barnaby Metschurat, Moritz Bleibtreu, Gigi Savoia, Antonella Attili, Tiziana Lodata, Antonella Attili
Rating73% 3.6974453.6974453.6974453.6974453.697445
The movie portrays the story of an Italian family emigrated in Germany in the 1970s. Romano (Gigi Savoia), the father, decides to open a pizzeria which, by mutual decision with the wife Rosa (Antonella Attili), will call Solino, leaving his sons Gigi and Giancarlo to work there. A hostile relationship comes to life between the father and his sons, which will end up in the escape of the boys from family.