Yotam Ben-David was born in Israel in 1987. He studied film at the Jerusalem High School for the Arts and later at the Minshar School of Arts in Tel Aviv, and graduated from both with honors. REMAINS, his graduation film project, which he wrote and directed won Best Short Film at the Jerusalem IFF 2013 and Best Short Film at the Mallorca IFF. His latest medium length film THUNDER FROM THE SEA received post production funding from “Cinemas93”. The film will have its world premiere at FID Marseille 2018. He currently lives in Paris, France where he is developing the script for his first feature-length film titled OVER TIME AND DISTANCE.