Melisa Kurtay 1st Assistant Director

CHARLIE'S ANGELS

1st AD (Main Unit - Turkey)
Starring: Elizabeth Banks, Kristen Stewart & Naomi Scott

Sony Pictures Entertainment

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

THE PROTECTOR

1st AD
US feature shot on Location in London

Passionflix

Prod: Martyn Gretton
Dir: Tosca Musk

THE JOURNEY

1st AD
A 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 - Turkey)
Starring: Russel Crowe & Olga Kurylenko

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. Starring: Steven Waddington, Lucien Laviscount & Samantha Womack

Stray Dog Films

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

SKYFALL

2nd AD (1st & 2nd Unit - Turkey)
Starring: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench & Javier Bardem

Eon Productions

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

TAKEN 2

1st AD
Starring: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace & Famke Janssen

Europacorp

Prod: Luc Besson
Dir: Oliver Megaton

VALLEY OF THE WOLVES: PALESTINE

2nd AD

Pana Film

Prod: Raci Sasmaz
Dir: Z?beyr Sasmaz

FIVE MINARETS IN NEW YORK

2nd AD

Boyut Film

Prod: Murat Tokat
Dir: Mahsun Kirmizig?l

THE BONNARD AFFAIR

1st AD
Starring: Emanuele Vezzoli & Raffaele Gangale

Karma Films

Exec Prod: 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 Kirmizig?l

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 G?kbakar

THE INTERNATIONAL

2nd AD
Starring Clive Owen and Naomi Watts

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

BULLETPROOF

Series II

1st AD
Pick-up unit Block 2

Vertigo Films for Sky One

Prod: Kiaran Murray-Smith
Dir: Nick Love

MADE IN HEAVEN

1st AD
Scheduling and prep for Amazon web series. Drama about wedding planners in Delhi. Shot on Location in Mumbai and Delhi.

Excel Entertainment for Amazon India

Exec Prod: Farhan Akhtar
Dir: Zoya Akhtar

MORD KOMMISSION

Series III

1st AD
Episode 19
German TV series, shot 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 in Turkey. 90 minutes each episode.

Ziegler Film

Prod: Thomas Jauch

MORD KOMMISSION

Series I

1st AD
Episodes 10 & 11
German TV series, shot 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 the network 'Rede Globo' - the largest commercial TV network in Latin America, and the second largest internationally. The story of a single mother who falls victim to a human trafficking ring.

FPS Productions for Rede Globo

Dir: Marcus Schechtman
Dir: Frederico Mayrink

BEHIND THE FORCE

1st AD
Documentary about how Star Wars challenged the perception of Sci-Fi. Shot on location in London

Behind the Force INC

Prod: Lina Dhingra
Dir: Roger Christian