In 1997 Frederik and Michael Palmaers graduated from Sint Lukas Academy of Arts Brussels with the master degree in the audio-visual arts
Frederik and Michael Palmaers are freelance animators and directors, working for various film productions visual effects and advertising companies.
Their first short 'Nuru' and their second one 'Chopper' received international recognition and was awarded and selected at many important filmfestivals.
International film festival selections of 'Nuru' and 'Chopper' include Clermont-Ferrand Festival du Court Metrage, Palm Springs Int. Shortfest, Rhode Island Int. Film Festival, Int. Kortfilmfestival Leuven, Annecy Animation Festival, Chicago Int. Film Festival, Stuttgard Animation Festival, Anima Mundi Brazil, Anima Brussels and many more