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Jessie A.

Austin, TX, USA2 reviews

$500 - $1000 / Day

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Top Services

  • Documentary DP

    1 review
  • Field Producer

    1 review
  • Video Editor - News

Equipment

Video

  • DSLR or equivalent

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Shoulder rig

About Jessie

Jessie Auritt is an award winning documentary filmmaker, editor and producer. Her most recent film, THE PAINT WIZZARD, was an official selection for SXSW 2020. Jessie's debut feature film, SUPERGIRL, was broadcast on PBS as part of the 2017-2018 Independent Lens series. The film premiered at the Hamptons International Film Festival and screened at dozens of festivals. Her short film, THE BIRDMAN, screened at festivals around the country and received numerous awards, including the Grand Jury Prize for Short Documentary at Slamdance in 2013. Specializing in creating engaging and compelling nonfiction content, Jessie has directed, shot, edited, and produced videos for many companies and nonprofits including Great Big Story, Facebook, UNICEF, EatingWell Magazine, Travel + Leisure, OZY Media, IFC.com and The New York Daily News. Jessie is a graduate of Tufts University and holds a BA in psychology.

Top Projects

  • The Birdman

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    The Birdman is an independent short documentary that I directed, shot, edited and produced. The film premiered at Doc NYC and was an official selection at festivals around the country and won multiple awards including the Grand Jury Prize for Short Documentary at Slamdance. The film is a Vimeo Staff pick and has garnered hundreds of thousands of views.

  • UNICEF Snowflake Ball Sizzle Reel

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    Shot and edited sizzle video of fundraising gala for the U.S. Fund for UNICEF

  • BRIC Media Share: Cool Culture

    • Commercial DP
    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    Directed and produced video for non-profit organization Cool Culture as part of the BRIC Media Share program

  • UNICEF: Child Protection in Guatemala

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News
    • Sound Mixer
    • Reporter / Journalist

    Produced video for the U.S. Fund for UNICEF about child protection in Guatemala.

  • New York Daily News: Sword Swallower's Day

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News
    • Sound Mixer
    • Reporter / Journalist

    Directed and produced video for the New York Daily News

All Services

Production Support

  • Field Producer
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

Post-Production

  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

Jessie's Clients

  • Great Big Story

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