Will DiGravio is a Brooklyn-based critic, researcher, video essayist, and podcaster. 
Much of my current work is centered on the history and theory of videographic film and media criticism, or "video essays." I have spoken about my work at film festivals, academic conferences, and universities throughout the United States and Europe. Since 2019, I have hosted and produced The Video Essay Podcast, a show featuring interviews with critics, filmmakers, scholars, and other leading practitioners of the form. Since 2021, I have hosted and produced On Your Screen, a podcast on digital film culture. I also write a biweekly Substack newsletter, Notes on Videographic Criticism
I have published a number of video essays, including works commissioned for the International Film Festival Rotterdam. In 2020, I co-curated, with Kevin B. Lee and Cydnii Wilde Harris, the Black Lives Matter Video Essay Playlist, named the best video essay project of the year by the editors of Sight & Sound.

Since 2018, I have been a contributor at Film School Rejects, where I currently write two weekly columns and regularly review films. I am an associate editor for Screenworks, the peer-reviewed journal of film and media practice research. I hold an M.Phil. from the Centre for Film & Screen at the University of Cambridge, where I studied as a Keasbey Scholar, and a B.A. in Film & Media Culture from Middlebury College.
My day job is at Media Matters for America, where I have worked full-time since 2020. I am currently a researcher covering right-wing media and online disinformation. 
You may reach me via email at willdigravio@gmail.com or on Twitter @willdigravio
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