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Apo Bazidi

Apo Bazidi

Biography

Apo W. Bazidi is an ambitious writer and director who was born in Eastern Turkey in 1984 to Kurdish parents. He was always interested in storytelling and writing since he was a child. Apo was later inspired and encouraged by his mentor, Angelo Ciaffi, to pursue his passion for a career in film. He began studying film at City College of San Francisco in 2006 and he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Film & Television Production from the University of Southern California in 2011. Apo’s films are primarily concerned with social issues and the importance of global cultural interactions. He believes in making a positive change and his motto is “be creative and inspire.”