Florian Weghorn is programme manager of Berlinale Talents.
Weghorn was born in Oldenburg, 1976, and studied theatre, film and television studies at the University of Cologne. After receiving an M.A. in film studies in 2002, he went on to work for the Berlinale, first as an assistant and from 2008 to 2014 as the deputy head of Generation.
He is a member of the selection committee for the Berlinale's Competition and also serves on the jury for the children's film fund of the BKM (Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media).