Murat was born in Ankara. He graduated from the Faculty of Communication at Ankara University. He continued his studies at Lodz Film School in directing department, shot many short films in different genres. His films have been screened and awarded at numerous festivals like Clermont Ferrand, Krakow, Encounters, Cannes Short Film Corner, Milano and İstanbul Film Festival. Since moving back to Turkey he is working as a commercial director and continue developing his debut feature film.