is a documentary filmmaker, video journalist and educator.
His films have been featured on CNN International, The Today Show and MSNBC, while his video journalism has appeared in The Guardian, Wired.com, Reason TV, PRI’s The World and The Global Post. His films on Haiti, Bound by Haiti and Mozayik, both received special screenings on Capitol Hill, while his short documentaries have been screened at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, Woodstock Film Festival, New Orleans Film Festival and many others. He has worked in Afghanistan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Armenia and Nicaragua, and was recently based in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
Jon is the co-founder of Emic Films
and Artefact Haiti
. He earned his MFA in Documentary Film from Wake Forest University and currently lives in Washington, D.C.