John Greyson (Toronto)

John Greyson is a Toronto film/video artist whose shorts, features and installations include: Murder in Passing, Fig Trees, Proteus The Law of Enclosures, Lilies, Un©ut, Zero Patience, The Making of Monsters and Urinal. These have received 5 Genies, 3 Teddies, and best film prizes at festivals in Toronto (TIFF), Montreal, Barcelona, San Francisco, Hamburg, Sudbury, Locarno, and Berlin. An associate professor in film production at York University, and a Phd candidate in Sexual Diversity/Drama at U of T, he was awarded the Toronto Arts Award for Film/Video, 2000, the Bell Canada Video Art Award in 2007, and the Alanis Obamsawin Cinema Politica Award, 2011.