Nick Deocampo

Nick Deocampo

Nick Deocampo is a multi-awarded documentary filmmaker, film historian, and film literacy advocate. He is an associate professor at UP Film Institute, University of the Philippines-Diliman, and Director of Center for New Cinema. He graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Theater Arts at the University of the Philippines; studied filmmaking in Paris as a French Government scholar; and took his Master of Arts degree in Cinema Studies at New York University (NYU) as Fulbright scholar. He received the Manila Critics Circle’s National Book Awards for his books on Philippine cinema three times. He won awards from international film festivals for his documentaries and received research grants from different funding institutions. He was a scholar-in-residence at NYU, an artist-in-residence at Walkers Art Center in Minneapolis, and the Chancellors’ Most Distinguished Lecturer at University of California, Irvine. He served as jury member in numerous international film festivals including the Teddy section of the Berlin International Film Festival. He is a member of NETPAC.