Rotem Murat was born in Ashdod, Israel in 1987. He attended Sapir College's film school in Sderot, a border town near Gaza strip, often a target of rocket attacks. He lived there for four years and worked as a film critic in Pinhas magazine.
Rotem is currently working in Sapir Film School as a film producer. He is in the post-production stage of another short film while writing his first feature film and tv series.