Baltasar Thomas was born on the 20th of February 1991 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He studied Media and Culture and Philosophy at the University of Amsterdam and Film and Media-Art at the KASK School of Arts in Ghent, Belgium.
In his student years he worked part-time as a board-member, projectionist and graphic designer at art-house cinema V.O.S.S. Kriterion and as a projectionist at Sphinx Cinema and Art Cinema OFFoff vzw.
Thomas is predominantly focused on the moving image but his work is testimony to an interest in a wide range of other media such as photography, performance and installation. Alongside his audiovisual work, he makes electronic music using audio recordings, samples, synthesizers and drum-machines. His films have been screened at several festivals and venues and he has exhibited video-installations and photography.
Additionally, Thomas does freelance work as a camera-operator, editor, colorist and sound-designer and works part-time at Budgetcam (camera rental house) as Content Creator.