Deniz Tortum works in film and immersive media. His work has screened internationally, including at the Venice Film Festival, SxSW, IFFR, IDFA, Sheffield Doc/Fest, True/False and Dokufest. His latest film Phases of Matter premiered at International Film Festival Rotterdam and received the Best Documentary awards at Istanbul and Antalya Film Festivals. He was featured in Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film in 2019.