After Joren’s graduation at the Netherlands Film Academy his graduation film Greetings from Kropsdam was selected for 54 International film festivals among which Clermont Ferrand, Palm Springs and Karlovy Vary and won 13 International awards such as the audience award at the Warsaw International Film Festival.
Joren is the first Dutch director that was selected for the Future Frames: ten new directors to follow. His short film Kind and his television film Dòst, which he directed in collaboration with the Dutch tv channel NTR, was premiering for the golden calf competition at the Dutch film festival. Dòst has been sold to Amazon and is translated in 27 different languages. Currently, Joren is developing his first feature film Summer Brother based on the novel Zomervacht of Jaap Robben.
After Jorens graduation in 2016 he started his career as a commercial director. His first commercial When did you stop caring was nominated for a San Accent Award. From that moment, Joren directed almost 100 commercials for television, cinema and the internet. His Amsterdam Pride commercial was nominated for The Best Social Award Video 2020