Eric Till was born in London and for a while worked in the BBC Television Music department.
Moving to Canada he became company manager to the National Ballet of Canada before joining the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation directing classical music productions, most notably with the pianist Glenn Gould. Moving into drama and
feature films, he returned to the UK, then later to the US and Canada. His feature films include: The Girl Next Door, Oh, What A Night, All Things Bright And Beautiful, A Great Big Thing, A Fan's Notes, Improper Channels and Bonhoeffer
- Agent of Grace.