Graduated in 1991 from Istanbul University Journalism and Public Relations Department, Alin Tasciyan has been columnist at Star TV as well as host of a TV Show on cinema at Kanal 24 since 2008. Elected as the vice president of FIPRESCI, Tasciyan has served on the advisory and jury board at many national and international festivals for years. Last December, Tasciyan was elected as the president of Film Critics Association of Turkey.