Tom Garrett is an educator and producer of independent feature films. He is a founding partner of Circa Films, a sales and distribution company engaged in production and international distribution of independent feature films. Currently, Tom is Chair of The Department of Communication, Film & Media Studies at The University of New Haven. He formerly was the film program coordinator at Sam Houston State University from 2012-2016 and was a professor at University of Tampa from 2005-2012. Over the past twenty years Tom has been credited as a producer on fourteen feature films. He has intimate knowledge of the legal and financial issues that are involved in feature film production, having produced, directed and delivered films to the international marketplace. He has also served as a consultant on production issues, budgets, financing, guilds and unions, and legal affairs on projects ranging from low budget independents to studio level pictures. Tom has taught film production at NYU- Tisch School of The Arts, State College of Florida, University of Tampa and Sam Houston State University. Tom lives in Sarasota, Florida and Milford, CT.
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NYU Tisch Grad FILM MFA