SPECIAL GUEST

 
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tim guthrie

TIM GUTHRIE is an Omaha-based multi-media visual artist and experimental filmmaker. His work has been awarded Independent Artist Fellowships, including the Distinguished Artist - Filmmaker award from the NEA. He has also presented his multi-media work all over the country, as well as internationally, including at the Sorbonne in Paris, France. He was a TEDx Omaha speaker in 2018. 

His films, including “Missing Piece,” have won numerous Best Documentary awards, including the 2017 Humanitarian Award (GIFA), as well as Audience Awards, multiple Special Juror’s Awards, and numerous other top awards. His work has been shown widely, including in Wales, UK, Sweden (High Coast), Sydney (World Film Festival), Japan (Hiroshima Animation Festival), Greece (5th Annual Athens International Animation Festival), Italy (Control Arms Conference), and the Chagrin Documentary Film Festival, as well screened in London, Miami, Bucharest, Copenhagen, Hollywood, and Toronto, and at many other festivals. 

He is a professor at Creighton University.

Tim, and his film “Missing Piece,” were both part of the inaugural 2018 First City Film Festival. The festival committee is excited to bring him back for the 2019 event as a judge and special guest!

The video of Tim’s TEDx Omaha talk is below.