Sergio Fant is a German-based Italian film programmer. After graduating in film studies and training at Cineteca di Bologna, he went on to conceive and curate programmes for, among others, Cinema Ritrovato in Bologna, the Rome Film Fest and the Venice International Film Festival, where in 2010 and 2011 he was in charge of the short films selection. He has been the Trento Film Festival’s Head of Programming since 2012. In 2013 he joined the Locarno Festival as programmer, holding the position until 2018. In 2019, he co-curated the 18th DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival, and joined the Berlinale – Berlin International Film Festival selection committee. He co-founded and runs the Italian film programming and distribution platform CineAgenzia, and writes a column on documentaries for the Italian weekly “Internazionale”.