Projects

THE BOX | 2D ANIMATED SHORT FILM 


The Box is the animated story of one of the millions of war children.

It got screened on over 252 international film festivals in 52 different countries and won 45 awards including "Best Animation" and "Best International Film" worldwide.

The children's book of the story was published and distributed in Turkey by Ucan At Publishing House.

Project details: https://www.mervecirisoglu.com/the-box
The children's book: https://www.kitapyurdu.com/kitap/karton-kutu/488283.html

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: Original Concept, Writing, Producing, Directing, Animating, Editing, Character Designing as well as contributing to Storyboarding.   

Year: 2016

Length: 6:48 mins.

Language: No dialogue

Technology: 2D frame-by-frame animation (Adobe Animate, Photoshop & After Effects)

RAMADAN MOON | 2D ANIMATED SONG VIDEO 


Ramadan Moon is the animated story of the fantastic song of Yusuf Islam / Cat Stevens, funded and produced by Yusuf Islam Foundation.

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: Animation Directing, Writing, Producing, Supervising, Character Designing, Editing as well as contributing to Original Concept and Storyboarding.

Year: 2018

Length: 4:14 mins.

Language: English

Technology: 2D digital animation (Toon Boom Harmony, Adobe Photoshop & Premiere)

I LOOK I SEE | 2D ANIMATED SONGS SERIES VIDEOS (10 EPISODES)


I Look I See is the animated stories of the children's song album of Yusuf Islam / Cat Stevens, funded and produced by Yusuf Islam Foundation.

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: Animation Directing, Scriptwriting, Supervising, Character Designing, as well as contributing to Original Concept.

Year: 2019-2021

Length: 37 mins in total.

Language: English and Malay

Technology: 2D digital animation (Adobe Animate, Photoshop, After Effects & Premiere)

UNANNOUNCED PROJECT | 2D ANIMATED SHORT


With the help of the beloved friend Prof Faisal Hossain, Animatick Arts is working on an exciting animated short project about the story of women and children in war zones. More details to be announced in the following months (ia).

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: Original Concept, Animation Directing, Scriptwriting, Producing, Animation Supervising, Animating, Character Designing, as well as contributing to Layout Designing and Storyboarding.

Year: 2020-2021

Length: 8 mins.

Language: No dialogue

Technology: 2D frame-by-frame animation (TVPaint, Adobe Photoshop & After Effects)

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UNANNOUNCED PROJECT | 2D ANIMATED SONGS SERIES VIDEOS (10 EPISODES)


Animatick Arts is working on a brand new animated songs series with ten episodes for children. More details to be announced in the following months (ia).

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: Original Concept, Animation Directing, Scriptwriting, Producing, Character Designing, Animation Supervising, Music & Vocal Supervising, as well as contributing to Layout Designing and Storyboarding.

Year: 2020-2021

Length: 30 mins.

Language: English

Technology: 2D digital animation (Adobe Animate, Photoshop & After Effects)

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LTFW TEASER | PROMOTION VIDEO

 

LTFW is a 50 sec digital stop motion video made by the screenshots of famous Turkish films for the promotion of the film festival run by Yunus Emre Institute. 

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: The entire production including Original Concept, Designing, Animating, Editing.

Year: 2020

Length: 50 secs.

Language: Turkish

Technology: Digital Stop Motion (Adobe After Effects & Photoshop)

NOT ANIMATION, BUT REAL | PROMOTION VIDEO

 

The video is made for the promotion of a foundation, based in Zanzibar, by using the drawings of African children who attended our illustration workshops.

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: The entire production including Original Concept, Designing, Animating, Editing.

Year: 2018

Length: 1:30 mins.

Language: Turkish with English subtitles

Technology: 2D digital animation (Adobe After Effects & Photoshop)

GRACE AND KINDNESS | 2D ANIMATED SONG


Animatick Arts is working on a brand new animated songs series with ten episodes for children. More details to be announced in the following months (ia).

Merve Cirisoglu's core responsibilities: Original Concept, Animation Directing, Producing, Character Designing, Animation Supervising, as well as contributing to Background Designing, Animating and Storyboarding.

Year: 2018

Length: 2:56 mins.

Language: English

Technology: 2D digital animation (Adobe After Effects & Photoshop)