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Yorben den Hartog is a filmmaker who specializes in commercial studio work. Growing up in a small town in the center of the Netherlands, Yorben developed an interest in the performing arts. He started acting in his short films, which he made with his friends at a young age and soon found himself developing an interest in the process of filmmaking. This prompted him to pursue an education in Audiovisual Design.

Through the years Yorben has developed a broad spectrum of technical skills. He uses these skills to create layered visual stories. Yorben feels most at home when he creates autonomous documentary work. His latest work is Ruffneck Soldiers, a documentary which can be seen here.

Yorben is working on a ego documentary about social media and self improvement called: De Zelfoptimalisator. Which you can read more about here.