Selman Nacar founded the production company Kuyu Film at Istanbul in 2018. Focusing on narrative films and creative-documentaries, Kuyu Film premiered its first feature The Pillar of Salt at the 68th Berlin Film Festival in Forum Section and its second feature Belonging at the 69th Berlin Film Festival in Forum Section. Kuyu Film is currently working on a third feature named Between Two Dawns.
Selman Nacar (1990, Usak) is a filmmaker, studied at MFA Film in Directing at Columbia University in New York and taught fiction filmmaking course at the same university. He graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University Law Faculty in 2015 and Film Faculty in 2016.
He wrote and directed 5 short films, which were awarded at many international film festivals. He is an alumnus of Berlinale Talent 2019 and First Films First 2020.
Selman co-produced 'The Pillar of Salt' in 2018 and produced'Belonging' in 2019, which both premiered at Berlin Film Festival in Forum Section.
He directed his debut film ‘Between Two Dawns’ in 2020 and currently working on his second feature film ‘Lacuna’