Vasilios Papaioannu is a Greek-Italian filmmaker. In his work he merges different genres, unifying variegated media to explore the fleeting dreamscapes of reality with noise, movement, and disturbance. He holds an MA in Communication, Text Semiotics from the University of Siena in Tuscany, Italy and an MFA in Film and Cinematography from Syracuse University in New York. Papaioannu is currently an Assistant Teaching Professor at the Department of Transmedia, Film, in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University.

 

[screenings]

2018
AXW, Anthology Film Archives // New York City, NY // April
The West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival // Morgantown, WV // April
Lucca Film Festival e Europa Cinema // Lucca, Italy // April
IBAFF Festival Internacional de Cine de Murcia // Murcia, Spain // March
aDifferent Film Festival // Milwaukee, WI // February 

2017
London Experimental // London, UK // December  
10th Magmart International Videoart Festival //Naples, Italy // November
Syracuse International Film Festival // Syracuse, NY// October
Great Lakes International Shorts Festival // Erie, PA // October
7th Greek Film Festival Chicago // Chicago, IL // September
Oregon Independent Film Festival // Portland, OR // September
35th Long Island Film Festival // Long Island, NY // August
CICA // Gimpo, South Korea // August
CICA // Gimpo, South Korea // June
FeelTheReel International Film Festival // Glasgow, UK // June
Festival de Cine de Portoviejo // Portoviejo, Ecuador // June
10th London Greek Film Festival // London, UK // May
19th Moviate Underground Film Festival // Harrisburg, PA// May
CICA // Gimpo, South Korea // February 

2016
11th Montreal Underground Film Festival // Montreal, Canada // May
12th Athens Digital Arts Festival // Athens, Greece // May
3rd International Festival of Experimental Video PROCESO DE ERROR // Valparaíso, Chile // May
9th London Greek Film Festival // London, UK // May
IVAHM'16 // Madrid, Spain // May
8th Leiden International Short Film Experience // Leiden, Netherlands // April  
CineAutopsia, Bogota' Experimental Film Festival // Bogota', Colombia //  April
Syracuse International Film Festival // Syracuse, NY // April
Oregon Independent Film Festival // Eugene, OR // September 

2015
Pori Film Festival, POFF // Pori, Finland // November
Fuse Factory Electronic and Digital Arts Lab, Ohio State University // Columbus, OH // September
Lucca Film Festival-Europacinema // Lucca, Italy // March

2014
8th London Greek Film Festival // London, UK // October

2013
Miden Video Art Festival 2013 // Kalamata, Greece // July

2012
7th London Greek Film Festival // London, UK // October
J & J Gallery // Syracuse, NY // May (preview)
Dumbo Arts Center // Brooklyn, NY // May
Syracuse University Art Gallery // Syracuse, NY // April

2011
XL Projects // Syracuse, NY // March (preview)