Animators Association is established in 2011 by Berat İlk as the founder and president, and Cemal Erez, Yonca Ertürk, Vincent Bouvard, İdil Ar, Melis Bilgin, Gökhan Okur as founders. All the founders and the members of the association are awarded artists, directors and producers. In 2012 Berat İlk also founded ASIFA Turkey.
Canlandıranlar is a non-profit association focusing on talents. Canlandıranlar organizes various events through volunteering. We support short independent animation filmmaking and also organize the International Canlandıranlar Short Animation Film Festival since 2013.