Jérôme de Gerlache was born in Brussels, he graduated from the INSAS image section. He started his career in Belgium as director of photography on short films and advertisements. He moved to Paris in 2005 and went on to directing.
He filmed his first short, “L’ Entretien”, in 2009. The film will be selected in several European festivals, and at Short-Shorts in Tokyo. In 2010, he directed an animated short film on Belgium, a country then in crisis. “Do you want to know more about Belgium?” Is a success: almost two million views in a few weeks and international media coverage.
Jérôme will then direct music videos for Yuksek, Ibrahim Maalouf, Scratch Massive, Juveniles, Apashe and more, as well as several short fiction and documentary films that travel to different international festivals and are noticed by the Vimeo Staff Pick team.
At the end of 2016, after a year of selections and prizes at festivals around the world, his feature documentary film “Heart of Glass” was released in theaters in France and since then broadcast on television in ten countries around the world. His first fictional feature film “LOOV-Là Où On Va” with Théophile Baquet, Eugénie Dérouand and Elise Diamant will be released in 2020.