MICHIEL MEEWIS WAS BORN AND RAISED IN WEERT IN THE SOUTH OF THE NETHERLANDS. IN 2010 MICHIEL WAS AWARDED THE FIRST PLACE IN THE CATEGORY ‘FASHION’ BY THE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS COMPETITION. IN THAT SAME YEAR HE OBTAINED HIS MASTERS IN FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY AT THE LONDON COLLEGE OF FASHION, UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS. IN 2004 HIS EXAM FILM ‘ABOUT ROSES’ WAS NOMINATED FOR A STUDENT OSCAR BY THE ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS AND SCIENCES IN THE CATEGORY OF ‘BEST FOREIGN FILM’. IN THAT SAME YEAR HE OBTAINED HIS BFT (BACHELOR FILM AND TELEVISION) AT THE NETHERLANDS FILM AND TELEVISION ACADEMY. MICHIEL IS LIVING AND WORKING IN LONDON.
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