Burak Babayiğit was born in Ankara and based in Berlin. He completed his primary and high school education there. His desires regarding cinema had just started to take from in high school years after producing his first short film "Beyaz ve Ben"(2008). After working in various jobs in production companies in Ankara.


Since his passion for cinema desired for more, he needed to go to Istanbul. Taking the special talent tests of Bahçeşehir University Photography and Video Undergraduate Program, he became entitled to study as a full scholarship student. He used the limitless opportunities of Istanbul in science, culture and art to the full extent. He met many people and took part in social projects with many associations and communities.


He attended many panels, seminars and training programs, professional and non-professional. After working in motion picture and commercial film sets in Istanbul, with companies such as Machine Production, Labu, C.F.W. etc. as a freelancer along with the leading production companies of Turkey, such as Böcek Yapim, PTOT film, Dinamo Istanbul, Muhteşem Film, as assistant, cinematographer and director, coming up through the ranks in many different fields, he was the director of his first full length film just when he was 19 years old (2014). And he shot the feature film "Bi' O Kalmıştı”(2014), which came out on June 17, 2016. [*] In addition to those, he gave lectures in various workshops on Short Film and Cinema in institutions such as Marmara Academy of Arts and Maliye Theater Association etc.


Besides, he worked as a art director in the design field in various agencies such as MVM Digital, Vapp Digital, Atom Istanbul.


From December 2018 to April 2019, he traveled to Balkan, European and South American countries in order to improve his perspective of cinema, to get to know the world and to strengthen his experience of communication by interacting with different cultures.

For the time being, he is working as a freelance director in the cinema and advertising industry and holding meetings with people in his field in various film festivals of the world.


He is also a member of the Film & TV Union of Turkey, Internationale Gesellschaft der Bildenden Künste e.V. (IGBK), Filmnetzwerk Berlin.

In addition, he have a digital design & content agency called CAMBIO and he have a production company called Cambio Film Works.


feature films

2023 - Bir Gece Vakti, Ansızın/ Out Of The Blue. | Turkey, Thriller | Director

2018 - Eğreti Gelin Ladik/ Barrowed Bride Ladik | 110', Turkey | Producer

2016 - Bi' O Kalmıştı/ There! | 95', Turkey, Comedy | Director


2011 - Geriye Kalan / For The Rest | 30' , Turkey - Ankara

short films

2016 - Are You Kilim Me? | 3'56'', Experimental, Turkey - Germany

2013 - Black

2010 - Machine

2008 - Beyaz ve Ben


29 January '21

He directed commercials for Dacia's New Sandero & Sandero Stepway. Here's BTS.

6 October '18

Are You Kilim Me? is shown at the Zorlu PSM Digilogue in October.

12 June '17

"Watching the world isn't enough, we have to live" Interview with BirGün in here.