• Title: VIDEO: Garbage
  • Organization/ Company Name: Burak Turten
  • Video / Slideshows Title: VIDEO: Garbage

(Turkish with English subtitles)

A documentary about the lives of waste pickers in  a garbage dump in Turkey.


Burak Türten was born in Ankara, 1990. He completed his primary and secondary school in Ankara. He entered to Erciyes University, Communication Faculty Radio, Cinema and Television. He directed as director of photography four short films and documentaries and also directed three documentaries and fiction films. He worked as a newscaster in university’s television studio and then joined to national television channel as newscaster and news editor almost one year. He completed undergratuade and graduate education and has attended PhD programme Radio, Cinema and Television. He works in Gumushane University as a lecturer in Department of Radio, Cinema and Television.

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