Jonathan Herzberg (1980) is a writer, director, teacher and script doctor. He is based mostly in Amsterdam & Barcelona, but ready to fly everywhere. 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 premiered at the Dutch Film Festival, was selected for CPH:PIX in Kopenhagen, and was released in more then ten Dutch cinemas.
After graduating from film school in 2011, Jonathan has made a number of short films, and has worked as a creative, copywriter and director in advertising. At the moment he is developing several longer projects while teaching storytelling for fiction & documentary and directing actors, at the Amsterdam Film School and working as a script doctor.