Male Johannesburg, South Africa 1979-09-17
Neill Blomkamp (born 17 September 1979) is a South African-Canadian film and advertisement writer and director currently based in Vancouver, Canada. Blomkamp employs a documentary-style, hand-held, cinéma vérité technique, blending naturalistic and photo-realistic computer-generated effects. He is best known as the co-writer and director of critically acclaimed District 9, his only feature film to date. Time named Blomkamp as one of the 100 Most Influential People of 2009. Description above from the Wikipedia article Neill Blomkamp, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.