BIO

Brian Gersten is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, editor, and teacher based in NYC. His films have gone on to screen in ten different countries and at dozens of notable film festivals around the globe. Most recently, Brian's film "The Great Toilet Paper Scare" premiered at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival in 2020. Much of Brian's work can be seen on the likes of PBS, Amazon Prime, and The Atlantic. His films have been written about in Forbes, Film Inquiry, and The AV Club

 

In addition to making short documentaries through his production company, Sufficient Films, Brian also works as a freelance editor. In 2019, Brian edited the feature documentary Searching for Mr. Rugoff, which premiered at DOC NYC. Currently, Brian is editing the feature documentary, Radical Wolfe, which is about the life and work of author Tom Wolfe. Aside from making films, Brian has also taught filmmaking courses and workshops at Rutgers University,  Northwestern University, and the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies.

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