Cinema: Şener Şen
In 1996, Aydın Doğan Foundation established an award in the name of its founder Aydın Doğan, in order to encourage activities by creative individuals from the fields of culture, arts, literature and science in Turkey. Aydın Doğan Award is granted each year to individuals from different fields, who have demonstrated excellence in their activities throughout their lifetime. The specific field of the award is selected every year meticulously by the board of directors.
This year we present the Aydın Doğan Award for cinema to Şener Şen, who has made an imprint countless memories through his beautiful art.