Vincent Detours studied computer and cognitive sciences before obtaining a PhD in biology in 1996. His research on mathematical modeling of the immune system were conducted at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Santa Fe Institute (United States). He is now associate professor and researcher in bioinformatics and cancer biology at the Université Libre de Bruxelles ).
Dominique Henry studied biology before engaging in film-making. He graduated from INSAS a Belgian film school and works since then as a cameraman on documentary films.
Vincent Detours and Dominique Henry codirected all their film and radio documentaries, except for Bakoroman, a film directed by Dominique Henry for Doctor Without Borders-Luxembourg.