Bio

Born in 1979, Emine Dursun graduated from Ege University in Statistics and earned a Masters in Finance from Dokuz Eylul University.
Her un-produced feature screenplay The Terrible Turk (Koca Yusuf) won eight international screenwriting awards. Her other project Derda/Fifty Kilograms Of Hatred has been supported by Sundance Institute.
She is the first person who won an international screenplay award in Turkey, that is one of the reasons she has founded NYISA, to help the screenwriters to create their path in International area.
Emine is selectively doing script doctoring and script analysis for the special projects.
She is one of the jury of the Princeton Independent Film Festival and she is preparing and going to lead workshops named “ How To Write An award Winning Screenplay” soon in New York.
She is the founder and the Managing Director of the New York International Screenplay Awards - NYISA - and the owner of the MAE Media House, LLC.