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ZEYNEP GÜZEL managed Turkey's first private documentary fund the Yeni Film Fund and programmed the industry workshop series in the scope !f Istanbul Independent Film Festival between 2015 and 2019. Her debut documentary COME RAIN OR SHINE premiered in 2019 at the 38th Istanbul Film Festival’s national documentary competition. She conducts workshops, consultation and training on storytelling, international grant writing and funding strategies at the various platforms such as the Toolbox program of Berlinale EFM, DOK Leipzig Industry and Meetings on the Bridge. She has been a senior consultant at the Documentary Association of Europe (DAE) since its foundation. She works on her first narrat