Ugur Sahin was born in 1983 in Istanbul. He graduated from the finance faculty of Anatolian University. Since 2010 he has worked as line producer for feature films, documentaries, short films and commercials. The documentary film «Young Wrestlers» he worked as line producer, competed in the 66th Berlin Film Festival and won the Special Mention Prize at the Generation Kpuls category. Another documentary film «Yearning» was screened on Arte and ZDF. In 2015 he was selected to Sarajevo Talent Campus as producer. With his documentary project «Traces in snow» he attended to Eurasiadoc documentary scriptwriting residency in 2017. In 2018 he produced and directed the short film «Sign». During his career on producing, he has been giving consultancy services to develop effective film festival strategies and manages the festival processes for both short films and features. He continues his producing and festival distribution works at « Ninova Films ».