born 1965 in Vienna, Austria. He studied history, geography, philosophy and ﬁlmstudies in Vienna and Barcelona. co-founder of "projektor - discussion forum on ﬁlm, video and new media" and coorganizer of the international symposium ﬁlmSUBJECTtheory. since 1997 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. Since 2004 deputy CEO of sixpackﬁlm. Lectures, hosting of ﬁlmtalks & workshops on ﬁlm curating, independent ﬁlm programming and writing on ﬁlm and media.