|Born||in Enschede, Overijssel, Netherlands|
Mini Bio (1)
Niels Bourgonje received his bachelor Art & Technology at the Saxion University of Applied Sciences. He started out as an intern on The Devil's Double. During preproduction he wrote & directed his first short film Brand. Brand was selected for various international film festivals winning numerous awards.
In 2014 Niels directed Peace and Quiet, which won Best Film and Directing at the 48 Hour Film Project Nijmegen and Best Score and Sound Design at the Filmapalooza in Hollywood. His follow-up Noabers won Best Film and Screenplay at the Seven Regions Amsterdam. The same year he directed Deserted, which was shot in Los Angeles and selected at the Beverly Hills Film Festival. His latest short Buddy is nominated for the Iris Prize and is selected various international film festivals.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Erik Visser