Writer / Director
Jesse trained at the National Film & TV School (UK) and lives in the South West of England, making dramas and documentaries.
His short film 'Runt' won several awards including Best Film at Bologna and Brest, the Special Jury Award at Taipei and Special Mentions at Ludwigsburg and Aix-en-Provence. 'Runt' was also officially selected to the Cannes Cinéfondation competition.
His short film 'Isaac' screened at several festivals around the world including Thessalonica, Indore India, Cyprus, Os Norway, Auburn Australia, Platforma Athens, Skepto Italy and the Golden Knight Festival Malta.
He is currently working on a series of short documentary portraits entitled 'A Special Place'. Part 1 - 'Man On Moor' - screened at the Hollow Earth Film Festival in 2013; and part 2 - 'Sun' - has screened at Liverpool Lift-Off, Edindocs, St Albans and was recently nominated for an American Online Film Award.
Part 3 - 'A Page In The Book Of Time' - is currently screening at an exhibition of its subject - the artist Jeremy Gardiner's work at the ING Bank in the City of London.