İlham Bakir was born in 1968. He studied cinema, literature and drama. He has been working on stories, scripts and theatre plays. His short stories were published in various literature magazines, and anthologies. He is still writing on cinema and art critics for newspapers and various magazines.He has directed three documentary movies and three short movies. He is still lecturing about scriptwriting in Diyar bakır for Middle East Cinema AcademyAssociation.