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David Witzling

  • Teaching Faculty I, Film, Video, Animation and New Genres


MFA, Film, UW-Milwaukee
BA, English, UW-Madison
BA, Philosophy, UW-Madison


David Witzling is an artist and educator based in Milwaukee, USA. His experimental short films have screened at venues like the Ann Arbor Film Fest, London Short Film Festival, Oakland Underground Film Festival, and the Wisconsin Film Fest.  He has taught at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for over a decade, where his studio instruction has included 16mm film production, sound design, and digital video practice; he lectures on Modernist cinema, social themes in narrative cinema, and open source culture.  His creative practices include remix, collage, abstraction, code, and generative AI.


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