Özgür Çiçek

Özgür Çiçek

Özgür Çiçek

Özgür Çiçek is a film scholar who received her Ph.D. from Philosophy, Interpretation, and Culture program at Binghamton University, New York. She was a visiting scholar at Brandenburg Centre for Media studies (ZeM), and Luigi Einaudi Chair Scholar at the European Studies Institute of Cornell University. Her research interests include national/transnational cinemas, 'minor' cinemas, migrant cinemas, memory studies, and documentary filmmaking. For her current project, she examines the motivations and dynamics behind Kurdish filmmaking in Germany.