Nir Bergman was born in Haifa, Israel in 1969. He graduated with honors from the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School in Jerusalem on June 1998.
His debut film, Broken Wings, was released in 2002, was a major success, won several
international awards and was distributed by Sonny Classics in the US.
Since then, Bergman has written and directed several award winning feature films as well as successful TV series, among them he co wrote and directed In Treatment which was later adopted by HBO. Currently Bergman is one of Israel’s leading film and TV writers–directors as well as a prominent film teacher in the Sam Spiegel Film and Television School.