Emilie Beck (b. 1991) has studied documentary directing at the TV school in Lillehammer and has a master’s degree in fiction film directing from the Norwegian Film School. Beck’s directing debut was the short film Eye-Catcher (2012), which focused on rape. The film was bought by The Ministry of Justice and Public Security for educational use.
Beck has been the host for the documentary series STUCK, produced by Aftenposten in collaboration with PLAN Fadder, and was about child marriages in different parts of the world. No Place Like Home is her first feature length film.