Artur has a degree in theatre studies and Dutch philology from the Free University of Berlin. Initially started off his career in the film industry by working in sales and acquisition, before he started to work as a short-film programmer for the Fantasy Filmfest, the largest genre film festival in Germany, in 2010. In 2013 and 2014, Artur co-founded the first genre festival in Poland, Black Bear Filmfest. Since the beginning of 2019, Artur is the co-director of Fantasy Filmfest and he is also responsible for TIFF's own fantasy and horror sidebar, Full Moon.
Guillaume was born in 1968 and, after engineering studies and directing two short film, he worked ten years for Canal+ in the cinema department and as an artistic producer for French public broadcaster France 2. Independent producer since 2000, he produced or co-produced more than 50 non-French feature arthouse films selected in every major festival and theatrically released in France.
The most recent films he co-produced under Arizona Productions are Yellow Cat by Adilkhan Yerzhanov, to be screened in the Orizzonti competition at the 2020 Venice film festival, and The Island Within by Ru Hasanov, to be screened at the 2020 Sarajevo film festival.
Silje started as an intern at Zentropa in 2009, and she quickly joined their international sales team at TrustNordisk, one of the leading sales agencies in Europe, that same year. With a bachelor in dramaturgy from the University of Aarhus, Silje has collaborated with writers for both the theatre and the film industry. Apart from being a sales manager at TrustNordisk, she is responsible for incoming projects and script development as project manager.