Michiel Dhont graduated in 2017 at the Royal arts academy in Ghent. With his graduation short film ‘Poor Kids’ he received the Ensor for best short film at film festival Ostend and the VAF wildcard as well as best Flemish debut  at film festival Leuven. 

    Michiel his interest often goes to very everyday themes and tries to search the complexity within. A search between multiple emotions to find the right balance in a story.