Su Baloglu

PhD Student


Su is a PhD student at the Cinema Studies Institute. Her research interests include women’s cinema and women’s experimental cinema of the 1970s, production studies, film festival studies, border studies and global conditions of circulation of the national cinemas. She is the co-founder and director of Istanbul based production company Su Film, and works as associate producer in Toronto-based YN Films.

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MAMAVILLE (2020), 24’, Producer

  • Sarajevo Film Festival, International Competition
  • Oberhausen Short Film Festival, International Competition
  • Festival International Signes de Nuit, Special Prize of the Jury
  • Antalya International Film Festival, National Competition, Best Short Film

HER FIRST (2018), 74’, Co-director/Producer

  • CNC Images de la culture catalogue
  • Istanbul Film Festival National Documentary Competition


MA, Kadir Has University
BA, Carleton University