About

Mary Billyou is a filmmaker living in NYC. Her films have shown at The New Museum, Art in General, Images Festival, Sundance Int’l Film Festival, Microscope Gallery, and Film Mutations. She has been awarded filmmaking grants from NYSCA , The Jerome Foundation, and Outpost for her upcoming film, GUN, HAT, GIRL... Mary has collaborated with video artist Sabine Gruffat on  The Free Translators, a multi-media performance tour, and with filmmaker Redmond Entwistle on two films. She received her MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and attended The Whitney Independent Study Program. Her work has been recognized in The New York Times, artforum.com, and Octopus Journal.

News: My article on Glenn Ligon’s installation We Need To Wake Up Cause That’s What Time It Is, is now published on Screen Slate.