Vito A. Rowlands is an Antwerp and New York based writer, director, producer, and professor. He holds a PhD in Film and Theatre Studies and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University in New York. He has previously taught in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Ghent, and Antwerp, and he is also a film instructor at the Brooklyn based film non profit Mono No Aware. His producing debut, C. Craig Patterson's a GIRL (2018) was selected for the Austin Film Festival, and his experimental 16mm directing debut, Ascending Double Helix (2019) has been touring festivals internationally. He is currently working on a new directorial short and a feature, and is producing two new C. Craig Patterson films.