José Teodoro is a writer. He writes about film and literature for publications such as Film Comment, Brick, Cinema Scope and Globe & Mail. He is the author of several plays, including The Tourist, Steps, Mote and Slowly. He has participated as member of the jury in film festivals in Europe and the Americas, and is a member of the jury for the Scotiabank Giller Prize 2019. He is currently working on several plays, and a conversation book together with swiss canadian filmmaker Peter Mettler.