Anıl Tokur was born in İstanbul, in 1993. Before high school, he decided to continue his education in a village school at Samsun where he succeeded in University Entrence Exam scoring within the first 1000 students nationwide and got into Bahcesehir University Cinema and Television Faculty as a scholarship student. He continued his education as a scholarship student with long time studies at Harriet Fulbright College, Washington D.C, BAU Berlin University, Berlin, and Vilnius University, Lithunania.
While a student, he established a short movie group called Klorofilm with 3 other fellow students, and made more than 10 short movies and documentaries, got special awards, and made special movie screenings. After working as a freelance director and videographer he joined GoGo Project in 2016. With his cinematic and contemporary approach to every gig he takes on, he is getting noticed more and more with a distinct selection of agencies and clients.