Maarten Groen is a self-taught filmmaker with a distinctive, visual flair. His cinematic style is best described as visceral, honest and human. Maarten prefers to shoot his film- and photography work on analogue where possible.

Maarten has directed three award winning Horror shorts, which have garnered accolades from a number of awarding bodies including Vimeo Staff Picks and Short of the Week. His advertising awards include Cannes Lions, Clio's, Epica Grand Prix, and ADCN awards. Maarten is currently working on a VR-project based upon a novel by Renate Dorrestein, as well as his first feature film.