Brett Ingram is the director of two documentary features, Monster Road and Rocaterrania, and twenty short films. His work as a writer and director has screened on Sundance Channel, PBS, National Geographic, and at hundreds of film festivals, museums, and cinemas around the world.

He is the author of The Secret World of Renaldo Kuhler, - named one of the 15 most beautiful art books of 2017 by ARTNET. His articles on film, animation, and visual art have appeared in international journals.

The recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship (2007), and North Carolina Arts Fellowships in Visual Art (1995) and Film (2002), Ingram has taught filmmaking and cinema studies at Wake Forest University, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, and University of North Carolina Greensboro.