Tomonari Nishikawa

films explore the idea of documenting situations/phenomena through a chosen medium and technique, often focusing on the art making process. His films have been screened at numerous film festivals and art venues, including Berlinale, Edinburgh International Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam, London Film Festival, New York Film Festival, Singapore International Film Festival, and Toronto International Film Festival. In 2010, he presented a series of 8mm and 16mm films at MoMA P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, and his film installation, Building 945, received the 2008 Grant from the Museum of Contemporary Cinema in Spain. He served as a juror for the 2010 Ann Arbor Film Festival, the 2012 Big Muddy Film Festival, and the 2013 Dresdner Schmalfilmtage. He is a co-founder of KLEX: Kuala Lumpur Experimental Film and Video Festival, and Transient Visions: Festival of the Moving Image. He teaches in Cinema Department at Binghamton University.