Rolf de Heer

#169492
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
4, 1951
Birthplace
Netherlands
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
4, 1951 (age 68)
Birthplace
Netherlands

About

Director of arthouse films such as Ten Canoes, which earned him the Special Jury Prize at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival.

Before Fame

He migrated to Sydney when he was eight years old and eventually founded the Vertigo Productions company.

Trivia

His film Dingo was the only feature film in which jazz legend Miles Davis was featured as an actor.

Family Life

He and his family stayed at a refugee camp before being granted access to Australia.

Associated With

He and Killing Them Softly director Andrew Dominik both won the AACTA Award for Best Direction.