Jonathan Herzberg (1980) is a writer, director, teacher and script coach. He is based mostly in Amsterdam & Barcelona, but ready to fly anywhere. Before he studied directing at the Dutch Film and Television Academy (graduating in 2011), he studied philosophy and took courses in diverse fields as economics, political science, film studies and literature.
In his first year in filmschool he co-wrote and directed the feature length roadmovie ‘The Road to Cadiz’. The film was premiered at the Dutch Film Festival, was selected for CPH:PIX in Kopenhagen, and was released in over ten Dutch screens.
After graduating from filmschool in 2011, Jonathan has made a number of short films, has worked as copywriter, creative and director in advertising, and as a film and acting teacher. At the moment he is developing several projects.