Sinem was born in Ankara, Turkey, and studied English Linguistics before taking up photography and working as a film director.
Her short film "Sundown/Günbatımı" (2015) was among the Official Selection in many festivals around the world, and the third-place winner in the Sunset Film Festival, Los Angeles.
Later she directed many well-known and admired TV commercials. Sinem with her strong eye captured realistic and emotional films, and made commercials in documentary-style, especially containing human stories, which have deemed worthy of many awards.
*The Lovie awards 2018 Turkcell "People with no barriers" Tango Dance -Best Cause Marketing Campaign – SILVER WINNER https://www.lovieawards.eu/winners/tango-dance/
*Digital Impact awards 2018 Turkcell "People with no barriers" Tango Dance-Best Use of Digital to aid a CSR Campaign – GOLD WINNER, Best corporate viral campaign - SILVER WINNER, Best use of digital from the technology, media and telecommunications sector- HIGHLY COMMENDED
Best corporate viral campaign
*Social Media awards Turkey 2018, "Filli Boya 8 March International Women's Day / You Are Miraculous"
*Crystal Apple APPLE 2017 HALKBANK Mother's Day "Everything is Good with Mom" Online Film / Corporate Image Category Crystal Apple
*Prida awards "Social Media awards Turkey 2018 "Filli Boya 8 March International Women's Day
Digital Special Online Commercial Category- Gold Award Winner Mother's Day" Everything Is Good With My Mom " Creative Content Production Category Award
*TÜHİD AWARDS HALKBANK Mother's Day "Everything is Good with Mom" ” Golden Compass Award"
*FELIS 2017 "Filli Boya 8 March International Women's Day Film" -Best Corporate Image Film
*YOUTUBE ADS LEADERBOARDS – MAY 2017 1st Place