Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Stephen Jess is a New York City based photographer and film editor with over 20 years experience in commercials, features, and branded content.
His film editorial work has included national and global advertising campaigns, as well as award winning documentary films. His photography has been exhibited in galleries in New York, Los Angeles, and across the US.
Red Nation FF 2010
GLASS: a portrait of Philip in twelve parts
Emmy nomination: Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming
Australian Film Institute Awards: Best Documentary
Australian Film Institute Awards: Best Sound in a Documentary
RUN TO THE EAST
Red Nation Film Festival: Best Documentary
White Sands International Film Festival: Best Documentary
THE THING THAT HAPPENED
United Nations Film Festival: Grand Jury Prize, Best Short Documentary