Tomonari Nishikawa, Binghamton University
Born in Nagoya, Japan. Nishikawa’s film explores the idea of documenting a scene in the public space through a chosen medium/format, often focusing on the filmmaking process. His work has been screened at film festivals worldwide, including Berlinale, Hong Kong International Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam, New York Film Festival, Singapore International Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, and Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions in Tokyo. Nishikawa is a recipient of the Fellowship for Emerging Artists Studying Overseas from the Agency for Cultural Affairs of Japan and the Asian Public Intellectual Fellowship from the Nippon Foundation. He currently teaches in the Cinema Department at Binghamton University.