Born in 1968, David Oelhoffen worked for several years in film production before writing and directing his first short film, Le Mur. He then went on to direct four further short films including En mon absence and Sous le bleu. In 2006, he directed his first feature length film, Nos retrouvailles. In 2013, he directed Far From Men which is based on Albert Camus’ short story, L’Hôte, and which stars Viggo Mortensen and Reda Kateb. David Oelhoffen is currently working on other scripts and is also preparing a new feature length film.