Basil Tsiokos is a Senior Programmer for the Sundance Film Festival, focusing on nonfiction features. He was most recently the longtime Director of Programming for both DOC NYC and the Nantucket Film Festival, and before that the Artistic and Executive Director of NewFest. Basil serves on the feature nominating committees for the International Documentary Association (IDA) Awards and Cinema Eye Honors. He has written about documentaries daily since 2010 on what (not) to doc. Basil holds a Masters degree from New York University and two undergraduate degrees from Stanford University.