About Neill Blomkamp:
Neill Blomkamp is a film director, producer, screenwriter and animator. He’s best known as the co-writer and director of District 9, and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Picture. He’s directed two feature films since (Elysium and Chappie), along with a plethora of short films and commercials. He is from South Africa but is currently based in Vancouver, and directed a trilogy of live-action short films set in the Halo universe in 2007.