Born 1985 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. He finished his BA in film from Zurich University of the Arts in 2011. His Diploma film Corpus (as cinematographer) participated in Camerimage Festival, Poland and was also nominated for the First Steps Awards in Germany. The feature documentary Between Island won the Alexis Viktor Thalberg Documentary film prize with a special mention for the camera work. Since 2012, he is pursuing his Masters degree in Cinematography at the Polish National Film School at Lodz. In 2014 he was the cinematographer at the workshops "From Dawn Till Dusk" in Istanbul, Turkey and later in Kolkata, India. In February 2015 the short Film Maja celebrated it's Premiere at the 65th Berlinale Film Festival.
In addition Sebastian Weber is author of several short films in fiction and documentary.