David Tejer was raised in Stockholm, and later in Israel. There he graduated from Tel Aviv University, majoring in Film Studies and English Literature. He went on to work in the film industry, working his way up to DoP. In ‘14, he decided to move to his parents’ native Poland to seriously pursue writing and directing and was accepted to the director’s program at the Wajda School. In ’17 he co-wrote and directed “Femina” – a dark-comedy musical theater piece. “Cradle Me” is his film debut.