Gerald Weber was born in 1965 in Vienna, Austria. He studied history, geography, philosophy and film studies in Vienna and Barcelona.Gerald is co-founder of "projektor — discussion forum on film, video and new media" and co-organizer of the international symposium filmSUBJECTtheory. Since 1997 he is permanent staff member of sixpackfilm, international distribution & sales agency of Austrian short and experimental films and videos. He is curator of numerous film programs in Austria and for Film Festivals, Cinematheques and other venues worldwide.
Occasionally lectures, hosting of filmtalks, independent film programming and publications.
Wouter Jansen holds a master's degree in Cultural Policy. He started working as the head of the program department of Go Short — International Short Film Festival Nijmegen (NL) in 2009. In his current position he is in charge of all competition programs. In 2013 he started the festival strategy and distribution company Some Shorts, which specializes in visually powerful and daring short and feature films and documentaries.
With Some Shorts Wouter tries to support upcoming talented filmmakers and follow their work throughout their career. This has lead to a small catalogue of films premiering at prestigious festivals and winning multiple awards over the last few years.