Factsheet

Developer:
chkkll
Based in Istanbul, Turkey

Founding date:
August 25, 1983

Website:
chkkll.com

Press / Business Contact:
chkkll@gmail.com

Social:
twitter.com/chkkll
facebook.com/chkkll
Skype

Releases:
Sonobuoy
Vektor

Address:
Uryanizade street n.17
34674 Kuzguncuk
Istanbul/ Turkey

Phone:
+90 (533) 356 96 65

Description

chkkll (/ˈtʃʌk(ə)l/) is an individual working on film, animation, comics, music and games.

History

chkkll (Cagil Bektas, BFA Sculpture) produced work on several different mediums through years. Created comics, 2D/3D animations, interactive applications, worked commercially as post-production supervisor, storyboard artist, animator, illustrator. Formed a VFX post production company with several colleagues called "Marifet" in 2004. Supervised and produced work for feature films, TV series, commercials, ad campaings etc. Also gives lectures on a regular basis at Bilgi University, Faculty of Communication, Department of Film on subjects as Post-Production VFX and Storyboarding.

Despite burning away his childhood with an Amiga 500, in his teenage years, learned a little pascal and basic and written himself a few text-adventures. Then moved onto Flash and actionscript, coded platformer prototypes which were all about a running guy and a background, inspired mostly by the likes of Another World and Prince of Persia. With Blitz3D and then DX Studio he started creating 3D environments, for characters to explore. Published his first commercial game product (Cille the Game) with Unity after making couple of small browser based games. Being equipped with multidisciplinary tools, anxious to explore the realms of interactive storytelling, creating worlds which he and others would be happy (or thrilled) living in...

Projects


Videos

Vektor : "The Courier" Trailer YouTube

Cille the Game Trailer YouTube

Storyboard Reel YouTube

Marifet Reel YouTube


Images

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There are far more images available for chkkll, but these are the ones we felt would be most useful to you. If you have specific requests, please do contact us!


download logo files as .zip (19KB)
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Awards & Recognition

  • "Bitek-O, Honorable Mention" - Biosys, Personal Website, 2000
  • "Istanbul Animation Festival, Honorable Mention" - Ti42, Short Film, 2004
  • "Ritmix Creative Project, 1st. Prize in Animation" - 2D Animated Commercial, 2006
  • "CGAsia Competition, Honorable Mention." - "Etnik Sentetik - Ajan", Music Video, 2007

Team & Repeating Collaborators

Cagil Bektas
Artist

Contact


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