Luc & Jean-Pierre Dardenne

Luc Dardenne was born on 1 March 1954 in Awirs. Studied philosophy. In 1975 he founded a production company "Derives", with his brother. In 1981 he founded "Film Derives Productions" and realised the production of fivefeature films. In 1982 he was the first director's assistnt in Armand Gatti's film. Since 1990 he is the manager of a script-writing workshop in a school in Brussels. Jean-Pierre Dardenne was born on 21 April 1951 in Engis. Trained as an actor. Between 1972-1973 he worked as the assistant of Armand Gatti. Since 1994, he is the manager of audio-visual workshop at Liege University.