Born in Germany and raised in Switzerland, Marc Forster headed for New York in 1990, where he attended the New York University Tisch School of the Arts. Five years later, he made a low-budget movie called “Loungers”, which won the Slamdance Audience Award. He finally made his Hollywood breakthrough in 2011 with “Monster’s Ball”. His semi-fictitious “Finding Neverland” was nominated for five Golden Globes and seven Oscars. He also directed the James Bond film “Quantum of Solace”.