Fehmi Gerçeker is the
producer and director of various documentary films, and TV Programs
which were highly appreciated with several awards.
He was born in Istanbul.
In ‘70s he produced, and directed commercial films with his advertisement
company, which he established in 1971. At the beginings of ‘80s,
he moved to New York to attend a master program on TV and Film production
After he acquired his
master degree he continued to live in New York, where he directed
various films, and TV programs. He produced and directed “Behind
The Camera” TV program series, by which he was chosen The Month’s
Best TV Producer in America, in 1986.
In 1990 he established
his own production company in New York. Currently, with his company
in New York, he produces, and directs international documentary
films, TV programs, educational CD-ROMs and DVDs. Cipango (the life
of Columbus), Jazz and The Great Dpression, 1513 Map of Piri Reis,
Tolerance Dedicated to Rumi are among those productions which won
awards in different countries all around the world.
Also, from 1989 in
every two years he directs a theatre play in different stages of
New York City.
Some of the countries
in which he produced and directed his films are as follows; Turkey,
U.S.A, Canada, Brazil, Spain, Portugal, Holland, France, England,
Finland, Senegal, Egypt and Cuba.