Joe Garrity is a writer, filmmaker, and improviser based in Brooklyn, New York who has studied at UC Berkeley, NYU Tisch, and BATS Improv in San Francisco. His experimental short video, LETTERING, was awarded Berkeley’s Eisner Prize in Film, and the 16mm short film FERRIS WHEEL ON FIRE screened at the Berkeley Art Museum. Through Jog Films he has produced video and film projects since 2005, including the autobiographical fiction, TWINVERSION.
His latest short film, TWINSBURG, has screened at over 50 film festivals and garnered 8 top awards. Recent projects include the official music video for Alvvays' debut single, "In Undertow," as well as live concert visuals for the band's Antisocialites tour. He has worked with the Telluride Film Festival, NBC’s Saturday Night Live, and Pixar Animation Studios.
Currently he studies improv in the Academy Program at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and is a founding member of the indie team High Status.