Tom Cottey

Tom Cottey is a filmmaker and graduate of the BA (Hons) Film & TV Production course at the University of Westminster. He is currently making a documentary entitled Agent of Change, which explores the artistic legacy of William S. Burroughs. Tom worked on the 2014 re-release of Burroughs: The Movie directed by Howard Brookner, as well as the 2016 film Uncle Howard directed by Aaron Brookner & executive produced by Jim Jarmusch. During the Burroughs centennial year he created video content for the William S. Burroughs: Animals in the Wall exhibition in London. He has also created video on the Master Musicians of Joujouka and the Brion Gysin Dreamachine. Tom made his first short documentary while at film school, concerning cult filmmaker and artist Alejandro Jodorowsky. He is an alumnus of the Berlinale Talents summit, 2013.