Daniel Watchorn was born in Aylmer, Quebec, in 1978. He has a B.A. in Film Studies from Concordia University. Up until 2011, he played guitar in the Canadian rock band Priestess. He now composes music for film, television and the web with collaborator Vincenzo Nudo under the name Frères Lumières. He first worked with Caroline Monnet co-writing the short experimental film Gephyrophobia, which appeared at the Cannes film festival, in 2012. The Black Case, also co-written and co-directed with Caroline Monnet, is Daniel’s first foray into directing. He is currently working on several short scripts and a feature horror script.