Serkan Aktaş is an award-winning independent film and video producer, director, writer, editor and educator who was born on December 4, 1989, in Istanbul, Turkey. After completing his primary, secondary and high school education in Istanbul, he enrolled in Anadolu University, Faculty of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration and Dokuz Eylul University, Faculty of Science, Department of Mathematics. After graduating from Department of Business Administration in 2013 and from Department of Mathematics in 2014, he enrolled in Beykent University, Institute of Social Sciences, Film and Television Master's Program in 2015. In the same year, he studied 1 Year Film and Television Program at Istanbul Cinema Academy. After graduating from master's degree in 2017, he started Film and Television Doctor of Arts program in Beykent University, Institute of Graduate Studies in the same year. He graduated from Doctor of Arts program in 2022.
Between 2017 and 2023, he worked part-time as an assistant producer with producer Nuri Sevin at Atlas Medya in Istanbul. He also worked as a part-time Story & Script supervisor at the same institution.
He has been working as a remote Volunteer Ambassador and Volunteer Jury Member at the Student World Impact Film Festival in New Jersey, United States since 2022.
And he also has been working as a remote Volunteer Jury Member at the Los Angeles Cinefest Film Festival in Los Angeles, California, United States since 2023.
He has been making films as an Independent Filmmaker since 2015.
His special interests are Fantasy and Science Fiction Cinema, Abstract Mathematics, Fractal, Physics, Cosmology, Metaphysics and Sufism.
His native language is Turkish and his foreign language is English.