Yusuf Emre Yalçın was born in Sinop, in 1985. Graduated from Radio-Cinema-Television department of Kocaeli University. He is studying on Film&Television master program at Istanbul Bilgi University. He worked on commercial films, music videos and television series as assistant director and post-production manager. He is working in the management team of Sinopale, International Sinop Biennial since 2006. He initiated Sinopale Film Festival in 2016. He accomplished his first full-length documentary film “Tarzan Kemal: Story of a Citizen” in early 2016. His article “Wingless Lilith of Cinema: Sibel” won the first prize in Sekans Film Review and Film Analysis Competition 2017. He lives in İstanbul.