Özkan Orta was born in 1987, in İstanbul.

In 2012 he graduated from Cinema and Digital Media Department of the Izmir University of Economics.

After graduation, he started to work in PTOT Films and than for a long time he shot various contents for SONY, PlayStation, Pegasus Airlines, ELLE Magazine, GQ Magazine  etc.

Özkan currently works as a freelance director and he spend all time reading something and writting new scenarios.

He wrote his first feature film “Ahir”. The movie has been pitching process.