Basil Tsiokos

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Visiting Instructor Social Science & Cultural Studies btsiokos@pratt.edu 2306834 p Brooklyn Campus, DeKalb Hall 102

Personal URL

http://whatnottodoc.com

Education

B.A., Stanford University; M.A., New York University.

Biography

Basil Tsiokos is a Documentary Programming Associate for the Sundance Film Festival, Director of Programming for DOC NYC, Film Program Director for the Nantucket Film Festival, and a consultant for filmmakers and film festivals. He is also a Visiting Instructor at Pratt, teaching a course on film festivals and overseeing the work of the student organizers of the Wallabout Film Festival. Between 1996-2008, Basil was the Artistic & Executive Director of NewFest: The NY LGBT Film Festival. In 2010, he co-produced Cameron Yates’ feature documentary THE CANAL STREET MADAM.