Lourens went to film school in 1986, he worked his
way up through the camera department and started
Fresh Water Films together with Glenn Bosman in
1997. He then sold FWF to Velocity Films in 1993, where they re-branded it as Bouffant.
He remained with Velocity Films till 2008 and then
launched 7 films. He has directed some of the best loved comedy commercials on Local and
International TV screens.
He has an auspicious track record for
discovering new filmmaking talent and mentoring
young directors to reach their highest potential.
His work has won numerous awards Locally and