SARMAŞIK SANATLAR was established in 1999 by Baran Seyhan and Jale Onanç, settled in İstanbul, Türkiye. The company produced in 2001 the movie “SNOW FALLS IN THROUGH THE WINDOW – PENCEREDEN KAR GELİYOR”, directed by Jale Onanç with a script of Çağan Irmak. In 2004, Sarmaşık Sanatlar co-produced “HOSTAGE – EVE DÖNERKEN” (55th Berlin Film Festival, Panorama), written and directed by Constantine Giannaris and “THE CROSSING - KESİŞME”, written and directed by Dimitris Stavrakas.

After Jale Onanç’s exit from the partnership, in 2005, Baran Seyhan continued his path, producing Erden Kıral’s “YOLDA” (62nd  Venice Film Festival, Orrizonti). In 2006 he contributed as “consultant” to feature films, “COMING HOME - EVE DÖNÜŞ”, written and directed by Ömer Uğur, and “BLISS - MUTLULUK” (2007 Montreal Film Festival, 2007 European Council Best Film Award, 2007 Montpellier International Film Festival, 2007 Mannheim International Film Festival,) directed by Abdullah Oğuz. He also contributed as “Associate Producer” to “TAKVA – A MAN’S FEAR OF GOD”, written by Önder Çakar and directed by Özer Kızıltan. (2006 Toronto Film Festival, 2007 Berlin Film Festival, 2007 Tribeca Film Festival).

The cooperation of Sarmaşık Sanatlar Baran Seyhan with the scriptwriter-director Derviş Zaim, started with the movie “WAITING FOR HEAVEN - CENNETİ BEKLERKEN” (2007 Cairo Film Festival Best Artistic Contribution) and continued with “NOKTA - DOT”. The most recent projects completed by Sarmaşık Sanatlar Baran Seyhan is Nikos Panayotopoulos’  “ATHENS – ISTANBUL”.

Sarmaşık Sanatlar
Silahşör Cad. No:20-22 D:5 34381
Şişli - İstanbul - Türkiye

Tel: +90.212.2195335 Fax: +90.212.2195334
info@sarmasiksanatlar.com