Jon is an experienced writer, director and producer.
Interested in character driven drama Jon’s work focuses on individuals and their relationship with the places in which they live. His films have been screened at festivals around the world including Encounters Bristol International Film Festival (2009/2011) Cambridge Film Festival (2011) The London International Documentary Festival (2009) and shortlisted for the Iris Prize (2011).
A graduate of Cardiff University, Jon received a BA in Film and Journalism. He then went on to study the practicalities of filmmaking at the London Film School, where he gained MA/Distinction with a specialisation in directing.
Jon is currently in post-production on his debut feature film Long Forgotten Fields, a character driven drama made with support from the BFI and Creative England. The film follows Lily and her soldier boyfriend Sam; when Sam goes AWOL and takes up residence in a bird hide deep within the forest Lily helps him build a home, but when a forester intrudes on their woodland paradise the couple must make the ultimate sacrifice.