Fellow: Awarded 2008
Field of Study: Film
Competition: US & Canada
Born in Dallas, Texas, Bill Daniel is a self-trained itinerant filmmaker and photographer. He began documenting American subcultures starting with the Texas skate/punk scene in the early 1980s. His film Who is Bozo Texino? has screened in over 300 venues. He has been a participant in the underground film scenes of San Francisco and Portland, and is currently based in Braddock, Pennsylvania.
He has received awards from Creative Capital, Pioneer Fund, and Film Arts Foundation, and had residencies at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and the Headlands Center for the Arts.