Producer: Katja Adomeit (Adomeit Film, Denmark)
Daniel Borgman was born in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1981. He received his degree in film studies at the University of Otago. Afterwards he moved to Europe, where he first worked as a post-production assistant and later as a film colourist and visual effects artist. In 2009 he began studying at the Super 16 film school in Denmark. His graduation project was an experimental live film/theatre happening titled How to Say Goodbye. His first short film, The Man & the Albatross, premiered in Locarno in 2008. A year later, his short Lars and Peter screened in the short film competition in Cannes. In 2010, his next short, Berik, won the Grand Prix in Cannes’ Semaine de la Critique short film section. His debut feature, The Weight of Elephants, premiered in the Berlinale Forum section in 2013.