Jeremy S. Levine | Director, Producer, Editor in Brooklyn, NY

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| EDUCATION | 

Ithaca College: B.S., Television-Radio: Documentary Studies | Magna Cum Laude| Park Scholarship | 2006 
Hunter College: M.F.A. Candidate, Integrated Media Arts | GPA: 4.0 | S&W Scholarship | Expected May 2020 

| FILMOGRAPHY |    

2017 | For Ahkeem | Documentary Feature | Director/Co-Producer/Editor (Addl.)
2014 | Am I Next? | Documentary Short | Director/Co-Editor
2009 | Good Fortune | Documentary Feature | Producer/Editor
2005 | Walking the Line | TV Documentary | Director/Producer/Editor

| ADDITIONAL CREDITS |    

2018 | 23andMe: Winnie’s Story and Jordan’s Story | Branded Docs | Director/Producer
2018 | The Legacy Project | Educational Documentary Series | Director/Producer
2014 | Five Star | Narrative Feature | Assistant Director
2014 | Time Magazine | Documentary Short | Director
2013 | National Geographic: Doomsday Preppers | Reality TV | Field Producer/Story Producer
2013 | (RED) Campaign | Commercial | Producer
2012 | PBS News Hour | Video Journalism | Producer/Editor
2012 | Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike | Promotional Documentary | Director/Producer/Editor
2007 | Everything’s Cool | Documentary Feature | Editor (Addl.)

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| HONORS AND AWARDS |

Gold Award, Best Documentary Feature, University Film and Video Association (2019)
Best Cinematography/Visual Storytelling, Brooklyn Film Festival Pitch (2019)
Cinema Eye Honors
“Unforgettables” List, For Ahkeem (2018)
Best Film, One World Film Clubs Award Winner (2018)
Grand Jury Prize, Best Feature Documentary, Stockholm International Film Festival (2017)
Grand Jury Prize, Best Feature Documentary, Independent Film Festival Boston (2017)
Grand Jury Prize, Best Feature Documentary, Tacoma Film Festival (2017)
Grand Jury Prize, Best Feature Documentary, Indie Memphis Film Festival (2017) 
Best Feature Documentary, Santa Fe Film Independent Film Festival (2017)
Best Feature Documentary, Tacoma Film Festival (2017)
Best Feature Documentary, Tallgrass International Film Festival (2017)
Midrash St. Louis Award, St. Louis International Film Festival (2017)
Gold Award, Spotlight Documentary Film Awards (2017)
Special Jury Mention, Doc Edge International Documentary Film Festival (2017)
Glashütte Original Documentary Award Nominee, Berlin International Film Festival (2017)
Sundance Institute Grantee and Fellow (2016 & 2008)
True/False Rough Cut Lab Fellowship (2016)
S&W Scholarship, Integrated Media Arts, Hunter College (2015)
Jury Member for the Brooklyn Film Festival & New York No Limits Film Festival (2014)
News & Documentary Emmy (2010)
Overseas Press Club Carl Spielvogel Award for International Reporting (2010)
Witness Award for Best Social Issue Film at AFI Docs (2009)
Fledgling Fund Award for Socially Conscious Documentaries at the IFP Market (2007)
Human Rights/Human Dignity Award, Ohne Kohle Film Festival, Berlin (2005)
Nominee for Student Academy Award and Angelus Award (2005)
Park Scholarship (Full Tuition & Board), Ithaca College (2002)         

| CLASSES | 

Media 180: Introduction to Media Studies | 2019
Hunter College: Adjunct Assistant Professor
A critical historical exploration of the media as influential ingredients of contemporary life. In the course, media institutions, technologies, methods, myths, and messages are examined within the social and historical contexts in which they have grown and changed. 

Media 160: Introduction to Media Production | 2019
Hunter College: Adjunct Assistant Professor
An introduction to film and video production that focuses on both applied techniques and theoretical analysis. The course teaches students practical skills such as lighting, sound recording, filming, and editing, and analyzes the ways in which narrative and story function.

Master Classes | 2007-Present
Visiting Artist & Guest Lecturer
Designed and presented advanced classes in film directing, producing, and representing complex political themes on screen at universities including: American University, The New School, University of Washington, Syracuse University, Pratt Institute, Ithaca College, University of Denver, University of Connecticut, George Mason University, and more.

| ORGANIZATIONS | 

Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective: Not-for-profit organization | Founder | 2007
Transient Pictures: Production Company | Founder | 2006