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Dream is over: Diyarbakir Photo Exhibition / Oct. 6th-Nov.3rd 2016

The exhibition will show part of my photographic work from Diyarbakir and the conflict in war torn south-east Anatolia. It is a joint cooperatin together with Reporters without Borders. The…


Quo vadis Turkey? Berlin Public Debate / Oct 4th 2016

Together with Reporters without Borders, Journalists Network and myself have initiated a public debate on the State of Emergency in Turkey and its aftermath, and as we hear that the…

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Defending free Media Turkey: Filming Peace & War

Filming Peace and War Comparing conflict and conflict resolution: a German-Turkish film workshop 17./18 May 2016 ODTÜ GİSAM / Eğitim Fak. Yanı Ankara 
Abstract ‚Filming Peace and War in Cinema‘…


Arabic Premiere Amman: The World’s Smallest Army

Amman’s acclaimed Jadal Cultural Centre in Jordan celebrates the Arabic Premiere of The World’s smallest Army. The screening is followed by a Q&A: www.facebook.com/jadal.amman/

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Refugees & Racism: new feature documentary

The World’s Smallest Army, my new documentary feature film, takes a look at problems refugees and migrants face in today’s Germany. Check the trailer here


Afghan theater festival: crowdfunding success

This year’s 2nd annual Kabul Students Theater Festival, held from Nov. 8th-11th 2015, for which I had launched a fundraising call in cooperation with the University of Kabul, turned out…

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Kolga Georgia: Best shot of the year Award

Kolga International Photo Festival in Tiflis/Georgia has awarded two of my works from the Finding Afghanistan series for ‚Best shots of the year 2015‘. My thanks to the hosts.

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My Afghanistan Blog

Find my Afghanistan Blog here. I’ve been compiling the blog in the last years to point to and raise awareness for independent voices, views and concerns of Afghans in the…


Save the Afghan theater! Fundraising Call

This fundrasing initiative has been started by myself in cooperation with the Faculty of Fine Arts at Kabul University for the newly established Afghan Student Theater Festival. After the recent…

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Finding Afghanistan – Berlin Exhibition

The Berlin Atelier für Fotografie will show my exhibition Finding Afghanistan from September 3rd – 16. October 16th. The exhibition is funded by Hypo-Kulturstiftung Munich and has previously been shown…