Hisko Hulsing

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Hisko Hulsing
Born (1971-07-07) July 7, 1971 (age 47)
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Known for

Hisko Hulsing (born July 7, 1971 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch director, animator, composer, painter and storyboard artist.

His animated films won many awards, including the Grand Prize for Junkyard at the Ottawa International Animation Film Festival [1] and the Grand Prize at the Shanghai Television Festival.[2]

Hisko Hulsing's film Junkyard had its online release in 2014 on Vimeo. Junkyard was chosen as Top Ten video 2014 by Vimeo Staff,[3] Vice USA and SOTW.

Hisko Hulsing composes the orchestral soundtracks for his animated films.

In 2014 Hisko Hulsing Studio animated large sequences for Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck,[4] the first authorized documentary about Kurt Cobain, directed by Brett Morgen. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and will be theatrically released by Universal Pictures worldwide.

HBO broadcast Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck on 4 May 2015.[5]


  • Harry Rents a Room (1999)
  • Seventeen (2004)
  • MTV - Son of the Blob (2005)
  • Junkyard (2012)
  • The Last Hijack (directed by Tommy Pallotta, 2014)
  • Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck (directed by Brett Morgen, 2015)


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