About

efe

akmen

Efe Akmen composer and sound designer

İzmir, Turkey, 1982

 

Lives and records in California

 

 

Selected Projects and Works

Cinema

2015 Hasret / Film / Music Composer / director: ben hopkins

2013 Vergrabene Stimmen / Film / Music / director: numan acar

2013 Die Erbin / Film / Music / director: ayse polat

2010 Cakal / Film / Music Composer / director: erhan kozan

2007 Mutluluk / Film / Music / director: abdullah oguz

2007 Mutluluk / Film / Sound Fx design / director: abdullah oguz

 

Releases

2017 Upcoming V.A / Nocturnal Frequencies

2016 Quartz EP / 5 tracks / Con+ainer

2016 V.A. / Anthology of Turkish Experimental Music 1961-2014/Subrosa / Mors - PerfYay

2015 Discourse EP / Labrynth Records / Müzmin

2015 V.A. / Parousia / Abyss Recordings / Müzmin - Ses

2015 Out to Sea / Con+ainer Music / Out To Sea (Müzmin Remix)

 

Documentary

2013 Bir ben vardır bende benden içeri / Documentary / Sound design and mix

 

TV

2011 ARD FAKT 50 Jahre Anwerbe-Abkommen Türken in Deutschland / Music

 

Animation

2011 Passage / Animation short / Sound design / director: animatedzeug

2011 Umwelt Series / Animation short / Sound design / director: animatedzeug

 

Trailers, Shorts, Videos, Ads

2014 Touch of Essence / Short / Sound design / director: darren kwan

2012 Lemon Sailing / Ad / Music

2011 Fake Fiction Real / Short / Sound Collage / director: neco çelik

2011 Vicdani Red / Short / Music and sound design

2010 Araf / Film / Music Supervisor, Composer

2007 Saab Performance Team / Commercial film / Music Composition

2006 2 Süper Film Birden / Trailer / Music

2006 İzmir University of Economics / Promotional / Music and Sound design

 

Performances

2016 Installation music for Trabalho da Casa: con+ainer / Braga, Portugal

2011 - 2012 Various Performances in Berlin and Hamburg

2009 Pineberg Museum – Wedel Hamburg / Live Performances

2009 St. Trananitatis Altona – Hauptkirche / Live Performance

2008 German Film Museum, Frankfurt / Live Performance

2008 K2 / Not At Home and Mors / Live Performance

2008 - 2009 K2 Artroom 227 Sound Director

2006 Acid and Dust / Visual and Sound Installation / Live Performance

2006 - ____ Abarjazz / Live Electronics and Arrangements

 

Education

2011-2013 New Composition Techniques Hamburg Conservatory of Music and Theater HFMT

 

Awards & Nominations

2017 Hasret / Best Music Nominee / Turkish Film Critics Association Award