Emilia Mazik (1989) is a freelance film programmer based in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, active in the short film industry for almost a decade. From 2014 she worked as a programmer at Short Waves Festival in Poland, eventually taking over as a festival director (2019-2022). In 2020 she joined the editorial team of Talking Shorts, an online film magazine dedicated to short films. Parallely, as a representative of the European Short Film Network, she was among the founders of the This Is Short streaming platform. In 2022 she became the Head of Industry at Kaboom Animation Festival (the Netherlands). Currently, she also provides services within the field of film research and exhibition copies management for Batalha Centro de Cinema (Portugal). Emilia is also a selection committee member of Glasgow Short Film Festival (Scotland), Krakow Film Festival (Poland) and a Board Member of Leiden Shorts (the Netherlands).