• M.Sc., Urban Policy Planning, Middle East Technical University, Graduate School of Social Sciences, 2000.
• Ph.D., Graphic Design, Bilkent University, Institute of Economics and Social Sciences, 2008.
Ersan Ocak is an independent filmmaker and researcher. He makes experimental and documentary films. His research areas are cultural studies, documentary cinema, video-art, and new media. He is one of the founder members of Association of Documentary Filmmakers in Turkey. In 2010, he founded Cinema Laboratory, which is a collaborative research and production platform on cinema. He also serves in the consultancy boards of several film festivals. Ersan Ocak is an Assistant Professor at the Department of City and Regional Planning at TED University, Ankara, TR.
Documentary, video-art, new media, visual culture.