From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Steven Dwoskin (January 15 1939, New York City, USA) is an American filmmaker and essayist. He is the author of Film is: The international free cinema (1975), a non-fiction book which is frequently cited in the history of abstract and experimental film. Two of his films (Naissant and Take Me) are listed in Amos Vogel's Film as a Subversive Art.
Studied at Parsons School of Design and New York University. Freelance designer, photographer, film director and producer since 1959. Founder member of London Film-makers' Co-op. Lecturer at London College of Printing and Royal College of Art, London; San Francisco Art Institute and San Francisco State University, USA; University of Geneva and l'Ecole Superieure d'Art Visuel, Switzerland.