Eicke Bettinga studied Directing at the National Film and Television School (NFTS) in the UK. He has written and directed a number of award-winning short films, numerous commercials, a documentary and a television drama commissioned by ZDF Das Kleine Fernsehspiel. Three of his short films have been selected to compete at the Festival de Cannes, most recently "Gasp" (2012, Official Selection – nominated for the Golden Palm) as well as "Together" (2009, Critic's Week) and "Shearing" (2002, Cinéfondation). He is currently working on several feature film projects, both in Germany and in the UK.
Source: German Films Service & Marketing GmbH