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Nicolas Daenens

Nicolas Daenens is born in Ostend, Belgium, in 1977. He moved to Ghent when he was 19 years old and started his studies at the Artevelde Highschool, where he obtained a bachelor in teaching French-History-Geography and a master in journalism. He also studied Film at the Academie in Sint-Niklaas, where he graduated in 2005. After working as a journalist for a year and a half, he decides to give his career as a writer/director a chance and starts writing his own scripts. He wrote and directed 3 short films: The Shortest end, Billy and A Day in a Life which won prizes on several national and international filmfestivals. He's currently writing his first feature film.

Short film credits



Belgium | Sep 2010 | 14:15
A 27-year old young man is walking through a busy shopping street. He is clearly fed up with people harassing him in the street.
Director, Screenwriter
Image from A Day in a Life

A Day in a Life

Belgium | Oct 2007 | 21:15
Mario and Tom are two street punks who want to rob a bank. They ask the young Turkish Emin to be their driver that day. Emin can use the money and acc...
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