Eric Bastin

About him

Born in Brussels, Belgium.

Student in Brussels.

Graduates from the Insas cinema school (director's section).

During his studies, is regularly sent on reportage by the NEWS Services (TV NEWS) of the Belgian Television (RTBF).

Directs music videos for the Dream Factory Company.

Directs «Slag», a play by British author David Hare, in Belgium.

Directs 3 films with Maurice Béjart and the «Ballet du 20e siècle »: Boléro de Ravel, Adagetto, Ce que l'amour m'a dit. (Production by Opéra Royal de la Monnaie and Polygram Japan).

Directs numerous commercials: in Belgium, Holland, Paris, Milan, Warsaw, Prague, Istanbul, Casablanca, Beyrouth and Dubaï.

Lives successively in Brussels, Amsterdam, Paris and Prague.

Is awarded a Silver Lion at the Cannes Film Festival (McCann Erickson) Amsterdam.

Wins a Clio at the New York Advertising Festival (Gold Guide, Holland).
Also wins the Best Direction Award at the CCB (Brussels) for the SAS campaign.

Has directed many documentaries.