Helge Slikker is a Dutch composer writing for theatre and film. He graduated in 2000 as an actor/musician at theatre academy Studio Herman Teirlinck in Antwerp (Belgium). After returning to The Netherlands he started working as a composer for theatre. Later on he also started working for television and film. In 2012 he won a ‘Gouden Kalf’ (dutch movie award) in the catagory Best Original Score for the movie Kauwboy. It was chosen as the Dutch entry for the Oscars in 2013.