Born in Jerusalem in 1954, Eran Riklis studied cinema at Tel Aviv University before graduating from the National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield, England in 1982.
He has directed films for cinema and television since 1984. As well, he has directed and/or produced over 300 commercials and industrial films in Israel and England.
Selected filmography: On a Clear Day You Can See Damascus (1984), Cup Final (1991), Zohar (1993) Vulcan Junction (1999), Temptation (2002), The Syrian Bride (2004), Lemon Tree and The Human Resources Manager. (Montreal World Film Festival)