Süheyla Schwenk

Süheyla was born and raised in Sweden and Turkey. She moved to Germany in 2009 for personal and political reasons.

University DFFB – German film and television academy – Master in Film Directing

Nominations and prices

2019
Jiyan

Awards: Belfort Film Festival 2019 (Winner Audience Award)
Max Ophüls Festival 2020 (Winner of the Ecumenical Jury Prize)

2016
Sevince

German Film Rating Commission (FBW) (Price Especially Worthwhile)
Short Film Festival Cologne (Winner of the best short film)