Joerg Wagner was born in 1967 in Stuttgart and studied Audiovisual Media. He has worked as a projectionist and presented various short film events and live comedy shows. From 1996-2002, he was the director of the Short Film Agency Hamburg. He also writes scripts for film and television productions. His films include: the shorts Forklift Driver Klaus - The First Day on the Job (2001), Pop Music (2002), Motodrom (2006), and Terminal (2009).