Don Swaynos

Don Swaynos is a filmmaker and editor living in Austin, TX.

As an editor, Don has worked on several independent films including Yen Tan's Pit Stop (Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival 2013; Independent Spirit Award Nominee), Bryan Poyser's Love & Air Sex (Official Selection, SXSW 2013; New York Times Critics' Pick), and John Bryant's The Samaritans (Best Texas Short, SXSW 2015). 

Don has also worked in other capacities, writing and directing the critically-acclaimed comedy Pictures of Superheroes, producing Brad Besser's meta-documentary Beaver Trilogy Part IV (Official Selection, Sundance Film Festival 2015), and co-writing Yen Tan's short horror comedy The Outfit (starring AJ Bowen and Anna Margaret Hollyman).

[bio courtesy of the filmmaker] 


Recent Reviews

Six Hundred and Forty-One Slates

Great Montage! Nice sequence and continuity.

The Horrible Life of Dr. Ghoul

It's a fun concept, but it never really goes much further than that. Dr. Ghoul's life is a disappointment, but it's not all that horrible