Basil Shadid


Film Projects

Public bio

Basil is an award-winning Producer, Writer, and Camera Operator whose documentary credits include the Academy Award nominated IRAQ IN FRAGMENTS, the Emmy winning GIRLS ON THE WALL, and his latest work DRAG BECOMES HIM. He produces a wide variety of documentary, narrative, commercial and interactive projects, including LIVE@SUNDANCE, a daily one-hour episodic series that provided the official voice of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. This groundbreaking show was the first time that a festival of this caliber curated it’s own episodic show. Basil produced and wrote the award-winning fiction films HEART BREAKS OPEN and R/EVOLVE. He’s the author of ‘Screenwriter’s Toolkit: 101 Writing Exercises’.