Currently alive, at 61 years of age.
Belgian movie director and screenwriter
1954 – Born Eric Higgans on the 10th of March in Liège, Belgium.
1975 – Established Derives, the production company that produced sixty documentary films.
1999 – With Jean Pierre Dardenne, co-directed movie "Rosetta" which won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival.
2005 – Won the Palme d’Or a second time for their film L’Enfant (The Child).
Brother of Jean Pierre Dardenne