Fauzan Zidni was born in Jakarta, Indonesia and received a master degree in public policy from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore. He earned his bachelor degree in political science from the University of Indonesia. In 2012, he served as the producer of Republik Twitter and executive producer of Yosep Anggi Noen’s Peculiar Vacation and Other Illnesses. The latter was internationally premiered at the Locarno International Film Festival. Despite living in the same country, Zidni met Rama Adi and Mouly Surya at Cannes in 2012 and then produced together What They Don’t Talk About When They Talk About Love. In 2017 Fauzan and Rama produced Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts.