Charles Emir Richards


Charles is a documentary filmmaker based out of Istanbul.

In his personal work he is exporing the Syrian refugee crisis. The award winning "No One" is his second film and is currently touring festivals.

He graduated the Art Center College of Design with honors in film. He began directing commercials soon after, which he continues to do till the present earning several national and international awards with his work.

In 2014 he printed his fourth photography book, “Barikat” documenting the barricades at the Gezi Protests in Istanbul.


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