Ómar Örn Hauksson (1975) graduated form the Icelandic Academy of the Arts with BA in Graphic Design in 2006. He has been working as a graphic designer and journalist since. His entry into filmmaking came through his movie poster design work, which dates back to 2003. He has written a short film script prior to Undying Love, called Unholy Night which was released by Zik Zak Filmworks in Iceland in 2006. He currently works as a graphic designer at advertising agency Fíton, Iceland, and still produces some of the finest movie posters in Iceland and abroad. Omar also works as a correspondent for film website Twitchfilm. In addition to his own films he co-produced the US. feature ‘Pig’ (2010) directed by Adam Mason.