David Osit

David Osit

David Osit is a documentary film director, editor and composer. David's second feature documentary Thank You For Playing premiered at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival and was broadcast on POV in Fall 2016. The film won an Emmy for Outstanding Arts & Culture Documentary, and was nominated for two more: Best Documentary and Outstanding Editing: Documentary. The film is directed and produced by David Osit and Malika Zouhali-Worrall, and David also served as the film's editor, cinematographer, and composer.
 
David is currently at work on his latest doc, The Mayor. He is based in New York. 

A SocDoc Alumni profile of David can be viewed here.

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10th Annual SocDoc Thesis Showcase April 1-4, 2021
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10th Annual SocDoc Thesis Showcase April 1-4, 2021

Join Us to Celebrate the Films of SVA's MFA Social Documentary Film  Class of 2020 Celebrating SocDoc's tenth class of graduates, Showcase Screenings will take place entirely online April 1-4, and are available worldw Read More
SocDoc at DOC NYC 2020
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SocDoc at DOC NYC 2020

SocDoc has a strong showing with several films from our clever faculty and alumni, as well as our annual student showcase. Read More
Alumni New Films News Round-Up
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Alumni New Films News Round-Up

A lot of our smart & talented alumni are out in the world with their films at pitch markets, festivals, and streaming - take a look! Read More

SocDoc at SXSW Festival 2020
February 13, 2020

SocDoc at SXSW Festival 2020

    Winter is nearly behind us which means its time to kick off the 2020 festival season!  SocDoc has a strong showing at South By Southwest this year. So if you're in Austin in March, check out these alumni-directed films Read More