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Manon Bovenkerk (1971) has a background in the visual arts and short film. She graduated from AKV St Joost and worked for many years as an artist, mainly in drawing, film and video, and has shown her work in galleries, musea and film festivals. Since 2011, she has focused on her work as a programmer and producer within the short film world, with a strong interest in film works that investigate the boundaries between disciplines and genres. Until 2014 she was the programmer for ZAAL5, the platform for filmrelated arts at Filmhuis Den Haag, and she currently programs for Go Short. In 2018 she founded of near/by film, a production house for experimental short film and other film works.