Duygu is a documentary filmmaker from Izmir, Turkey. In her work she explores social issues through first person experiences and narratives. Her films have screened in many film festivals around the world. Duygu holds a BA in Political Science and International Relations from Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey, and an MFA in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University. She divides her time between Istanbul and Monterey, California working as a freelance filmmaker and translator.