Tagged: Emerging Artist

JBFC Fellow’s Film Makes the Rounds on the Festival Circuit

We at the JBFC are always pleased to share news of current and former fellows' success. To that end, we are very proud to announce that Fall 2017 Valentine & Clark Emerging Artist FellowandCreative Cultureparticipant Emily Ann Hoffman has received some stellar recognition for | more »


Introducing Reginald Altidor: Spring 2017 Emerging Artist Fellow

Often, when I hear stories about directors and their journeys of becoming filmmakers, it begins with the first movie that inspired them to create their own. When I think back, it wasn’t a particular movie that started my process. Growing up as kid in New Rochelle, I spent a lot | more »


Apply for Creative Culture's Fall 2017 term!

Pursuing a career in the arts is a practical and creative challenge, and some of the many ways we fulfill our commitment to making film a vibrant part of the community are through The Valentine and Clark Emerging Artist Fellowship, the Sally Burns Shenkman Woman Filmmaker | more »


Introducing Lucy Adams: Summer 2016 Emerging Artist Fellow

My interest in documentary films began in high school, when my Broadcast Journalism teacher lent me Microcosmos (1996), an epic depiction of bugs in their natural habitats. I was captivated by the beauty of it all: the magnified detail of a world that the naked eye can barely | more »


Announcing the World Premiere of "Us"

Last week, Champ Ensminger, premiered his incredible and much-anticipated music video, Us. Champ was theSummer 2015 Emerging Artist Fellow here at the JBFC.The video is currently enjoying an international release online through well-known music-magazine, The FADER.Us was created | more »


Congratulations Tara Clune!

Former Valentine and Clark Emerging Artist Fellow, Tara Clune, has been selected as a Sundance Ignite Fellow. In keeping with their commitment to emerging voices in film, this new initiative from the Sundance Institute focuses on young independent filmmakers, age 18-24. As part | more »


Introducing Champ Ensminger: Summer 2015 Emerging Artist Fellow

When I left New York last year for my birthplace of Chiang Mai, Thailand, I thought I had stepped away from my career and artistic practice in film for a while to enjoy some time traveling the other side of the world. Through a few happy coincidences, I found that all roads | more »


JBFC Fellowship Program

Pursuing a career in the arts is a practical and creative challenge, and some of the many ways we fulfill our commitment to making film a vibrant part of the community, are through the The Valentine and Clark Emerging Artist Fellowshipand the Sally Burns Shenkmen Woman Filmmaker | more »


Emerging Artist Fellow Spotlight: Jon Appel

Melmilap is a Nepali word that translates to something like “community closeness and reconciliation;” it’s also the title of the non-fiction film that I have been working on at the Jacob Burns Film Center as part of my Emerging Artist Fellowship. The film recounts my reunion with | more »