Güven ŞAHİNKANAT ( born in 1989 , Bursa / Turkey ) animator ,director and designer. Güven lived and studied in different cities of turkey.He studied one year in dumlupınar university animation dep . after that year joined Anadolu University fine arts faculty - at animation department after his graduation , he has been in nyc to join new york film academy . At university when he was studying , decided to making short films , focusing storytelling and improving his skills. He used different techniques including traditional , cut out and computer animation to find out unique way of animated movie .
his short films ; sandglass (2012 ) which he created only in one month , shown in several festivals . after all , his second movie Blot (2013 ) was screened in national and international festivals and won awards. İncluding golden boll film festival best animated movie award.
Güven is now focusing his personal projects and keep continue to learn different aspects of animation art and cinema .