New series, now live: The Couch of Truth with Amanda Palmer

Posted by on Aug 27, 2021 in Film, New Works | No Comments

I directed a documentary series for musician, Amanda Palmer, and you can view all 5 episodes now with the link below. Filmed during the tour for her album, There Will Be No Intermission, members of the audience sat down with Amanda back stage to swap stories about tough topics like abortion, miscarriage, grief, and parenthood […]

The Radical Cram School Discussion Guide is here!

Posted by on Jun 30, 2020 in New Works | No Comments

From the people who brought you Radical Cram School the digital series comes the Radical Cram School Discussion Guide! This educational resource is designed to spark discussion with kids about the social justice topics that come up in Radical Cram School, like structural racism, sexism, and navigating complex identities. We know you’re doing a lot […]

New digital series: Radical Cram School

Posted by on Aug 14, 2018 in New Works | No Comments

Radical Cram School is a new web series from comedian Kristina Wong, directed and co-produced by Jenessa Joffe, that empower Asian girls, gender fluid kids, and all kids of color. The series premiered on August 14th on YouTube, Facebook, IGTV, and Twitter. Check it out! Radical Cram School

The Whizz! launches on Fusion

Posted by on Jan 26, 2016 in New Works | No Comments

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Discover Public Works airs on LA Cityview 35

Posted by on Jan 1, 2015 in New Works | No Comments

The first in an episodic documentary TV series, Discover Public Works, began airing today on Los Angeles public TV channel, LA Cityview 35!

NEH funded Bach project

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 in New Works | No Comments

In the summer of 2012 I was fortunate to travel to Leipzig, Germany to direct and produce an academic video on Bach funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Recently out on DVD and You Tube, “Perspectives on Bach’s Mass in B Minor,” will be used in lessons by teachers of Bach and enjoyed […]

Positive write-up from LA Times on my State of the City video

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 in New Works | No Comments

This positive write-up on a video I produced for Los Angeles’ State of the City 2013 event was welcome news for the press shop of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. LA Times Article You can check out the video itself here.

Two new videos for Los Angeles Mayor

Posted by on Feb 17, 2013 in New Works | No Comments

Check out two newly posted videos.  LA Back On Track is about the expansion of LA’s public transportation system.  Reducing Gang Violence is about the integrated effort that’s brought gang crime down in LA.

Clarke Peters reads Michael Chabon’s Telegraph Avenue

Posted by on Sep 12, 2012 in New Works | No Comments

New video now up under Behind-The-Scenes. Check it out!

New video for the Mayor

Posted by on Apr 18, 2012 in New Works | No Comments

My latest video for the Mayor’s office, “Moving Towards A Better LA” is now online. The video played to an audience of 500 and aired on LA Cityview Channel 35 before Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa’s 2012 State of the City speech.