TRIBUTE – Turgut Çeviker

A talk about comics, humor and animation cinema in Turkey with Turgut Çeviker

Moderator: Başak Ürkmez

Turgut Çeviker
Born in Samsun in 1950. Worked on literature, painting, story and theatre in his high school years. After 1970, had started to work on cinema sector as an assistant director. Since 1977 he has been writing about comics. In 1993 he founded Iris Yayıncılık ve Filmcilik and started to publish comics magazine, Güldiken. Collected his stories in the magazine Hayal and collected his critics in the magazine Karikatür Üzerine Yazılar.

He was a researcher and scriptwriter of the documentary film Turkish Animation Cinema (İris Yay. ve Filmcilik 1995).

Some of his boks:

  • Gelişim Sürecinde Türk Karikatürü 1867-1923 (Adam Yay., 1986-1991)
  • İbret Albümü- 1908 (İstanbul Büyükşehir Belediyesi Yay. 1991)