Lecturer Serdar DİKMEN

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He was born in Istanbul in 1966. After, he completed his master’s degree in Business Administration Institute of Business at Istanbul Vefa High School Istanbul Management Faculty,. Then between 1991-1996 Mimar Sinan University, he completed his graduate education in Cinema-TV Faculty of Fine Arts Department and worked as a lecturer.

Since his Master thesis topic is about “Examination of the technical and structural effects of Turkish cinema on TV channels,” he witnessed the construction of many TV channels. He took courses from the directors, including Metin Erksan, Lütfi Akad, Duygu Sağıroğlu and Halit Refiğ in the same department. He worked on documentary, TV program and film archive restorations prepared in Cinema Tv Department.

In 1996, he left his university life and founded his first company. Then, TV series screenplays for TGRT, StarTV, Atv, Show Tv were found in the design works.
Between 1996 and 1998, he took the cinema magazine “Clapper” and made publishing coordination.

Since 1999, he has worked in the advertising production sector outside of Turkey, like UK, Hungary, Germany, Romania, South Africa, Spain, and among them he has worked as a producer such as Adidas Italy, OMO, Nike, Ford, Procter & Gamble, country, Opel, Pinar, ect…

During the same period, BBC and RTL documentary filmmakers were found working as executive producers in France (Agents secrets, 2004).
Between 2007 and 2012, he prepared corporate publications for Yapı Kredi Bank and ING Bank.

He gave production management classes in Cinema- TV Department at Mimar Sinan University, Sinema Tv Department Cinematography and Marmara University.

He has won Crystal Apple award in 2000 and in 2005 as a company in the advertising branch Turkey, in 2002 at the Cannes Lion’s also received an honorable mention.

From 2017 onwards he is giving lectures in Near East University, Faculty of Communication and Film Making.