Melisa Kurtay 1st Assistant Director

Ire

1st AD

Ascendant Films

Prod: Stefan D'Bart
Prod: Hester Ruoff
Prod: Bart Ruspoli
Dir: Ross McCall

THE SWIMMERS

Screen Test

1st AD

Working Title

Prod: Eric Fellner
Prod: Tim Beban
Dir: Sally El Hosaini

BARE

Test Scenes

1st AD

Raindog Films

Prod: Colin Firth
Prod: Lorena Wright
Prod: Ged Doherty
Dir: Lorna Tucker

CHARLIE'S ANGELS

1st AD Turkish Main Unit

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Prod: Elizabeth Banks
Prod: Doug Belgrad
Prod: lizabeth Cantillon
Prod: Max Handelman
Dir: Elizabeth Banks

THE PROTECTOR

1st AD
US feature shot on location in London

Passionflix

Prod: Martyn Gretton
Dir: Tosca Musk

THE JOURNEY

1st AD
Turkish Airlines commercial / short film
Shot on location in Turkey

RSA Films

Prod: David Mitchell
Dir: Ridley Scott

INFERNO

2nd Unit
1st AD

Columbia Pictures

Prod: Brian Grazer
Dir: Ron Howard

DJAM

1st AD
Premiered Cannes Film Festival 2017

Pyramide Productions

Prod: Delphine Mantoulet
Dir: Tony Gatlif

THE SCAM

1st AD
Shot on location in India
Scheduling & prep work

Excel Entertainment

Dir: Reema Kagti

THE WATER DIVINER

1st AD
Main Unit
Shot on location in Turkey

RatPac Entertainment
Hopscotch Films

Prod: Troy Lum
Prod: Andrew Mason
Prod: Keith Rodger
Dir: Russell Crowe

ONE NIGHT IN ISTANBUL

1st AD
Scheduling and shoot

Stray Dog Films

Prod: Nicky Allt
Prod: Krystian Kozlowski
Prod: Matthew Whyte
Dir: James Marquand

SKYFALL

2nd AD
1st & 2nd Unit
Shot on location in Turkey

Eon Productions

Prod: Barbara Broccoli
Prod: Michael G Wilson
Dir: Sam Mendes

TAKEN 2

1st AD

Europacorp

Prod: Luc Besson
Dir: Oliver Megaton

VALLEY OF THE WOLVES: PALESTINE

2nd AD

Pana Film

Prod: Raci Şaşmaz
Dir: Zübeyr Şaşmaz

FIVE MINARETS IN NEW YORK

2nd AD

Boyut Film

Prod: Murat Tokat
Dir: Mahsun Kirmizigül

THE BONNARD AFFAIR

1st AD

Karma Films

Exec: Fabio Di Vico
Dir: Anna Maria Panzera

I SAW THE SUN

2nd AD
Shot on location in various European countries

Boyut Film

Prod: Murat Tokat
Dir: Mahsun Kirmizigül

THE ESCAPE

2nd AD

Danmarks Radio (DR)

Prod: Morten Kaufmann
Dir: Kathrine Windfeld

THE REBOUND

2nd AD

The Film Department

Prod: Bart Freundlich
Dir: Bart Freundlich

RECEP IVEDIK

2nd AD

Aksoy Film

Prod: Faruk Aksoy
Dir: Togan Gökbakar

THE INTERNATIONAL

2nd AD

Columbia Pictures

Prod: Lloyd Phillips
Dir: Tom Tykwer

PRISONERS OF THE SUN

2nd AD
Shot on location in Morocco

ME Completion

Prod: Alexander Dannenberg
Dir: Roger Christian

THE SPANISH PRINCESS

Series II

Additional Unit

New Pictures
Starz

Exec: Charlie Pattinson
Prod: Pat Tookey-Dickson
Dir: Chanya Button

CALL THE MIDWIFE

Series IX

1st AD
Dailies

Neal Street Productions

Prod: Annie Tricklebank
Dir: Kate Cheeseman
Dir: David O'Neil

THE NEVERS

2nd AD
Additional Unit
1 Day

HBO

Prod: Duncan Muggoch
Dir: Joss Whedon

BULLETPROOF

Series II

1st AD
Pick-up unit
Block 2

Vertigo Films
Sky One

Prod: Kiaran Murray-Smith
Dir: Nick Love

MADE IN HEAVEN

1st AD
Scheduling and prep for Amazon web series
Shot on Location in Mumbai and Delhi

Excel Entertainment
Amazon India

Exec: Farhan Akhtar
Dir: Zoya Akhtar

MORD KOMMISSION

Series III

1st AD
Episode 19
German TV series
Shot on location in Turkey
90 minutes each episode

Ziegler Film

Dir: Marc Brummund

MORD KOMMISSION

Series II

1st AD
Episodes 12, 13 & 14
German TV series
Shot on location in Turkey
90 minutes each episode

Ziegler Film

Prod: Thomas Jauch

MORD KOMMISSION

Series I

1st AD
Episodes 10 & 11
German TV series
Shot on location in Turkey
90 minutes each episode

Ziegler Film

Dir: Thorsten Schmidt

GOURMET WARS

1st AD
Italian comedy / drama series

Karma Films

Prod: Lorenzo Mieli
Dir: Lucio Pelligrino

SALVE JORGE (BRAVE WOMAN)

1st AD
Brazillian TV series on 'Rede Globo' - largest commercial TV network in Latin America
The second largest internationally.

FPS Productions
Rede Globo

Dir: Marcus Schechtman
Dir: Frederico Mayrink

BEHIND THE FORCE

1st AD
Shot on location in London

Behind the Force INC

Prod: Lina Dhingra
Dir: Roger Christian