Magnus von Horn was born in 1983 in Göteborg, Sweden. He completed the MA programme of film directing at the Polish National Film School in Lodz. During his studies he made several successful short films. With his film “Echo” he was in the official short film competition of Sundance 2010 and with Without Snow he opened Pardi di Domani section at Locarno Film Festival 2011. His debut feature film “The Here After” has its world premiere at Directors’ Fortnight Cannes 2015.