Born 1982 - San Jose, CA
Matt Wolf is a filmmaker in New York. His most recent feature documentary TEENAGE is about the birth of youth culture. The film is based on a book by Jon Savage, and was released in US and UK theaters by Oscilloscope and Soda Pictures. Previously Matt made the critically acclaimed feature documentary WILD COMBINATION about the avant-garde cellist and disco producer Arthur Russell.
Matt has also made short experimental work, such as I REMEMBER about the poet and artist Joe Brainard, and films for the forthcoming Black Mountain Songs concert at the BAM Next Wave Festival. His slideshow about the artist David Wojnarowicz appeared in the 2014 Whitney Biennial.
Matt also makes documentaries for television, including a forthcoming film for HBO about the children’s book illustrator and Eloise co-creator Hilary Knight. He is a Guggenheim Fellow.