Erkan Tahhuşoğlu studied graphic design at the fine arts faculty of Anadolu University in Eskişehir from 1992 to 1996. He subsequently studied communication design at the University of Braunschweig. He has worked as an art director for various advertising agencies. He published his first book, Şiyara’nın Çocukları, in 2009 and founded the Şiyara Film production company in 2013. Verge is his joint feature-film debut with Ayhan Salar.
Source: Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2016