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Jon B.

Kansas City, MO, USA5 reviews

$650 - $2000 / Day

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Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    4 reviews
  • Documentary DP

    3 reviews
  • Video Editor - News

Equipment

Video

  • DSLR or equivalent
  • 4K video camera
  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • Drone

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit
  • Dolly

About Jon

Over the last 20 years, Jon has been a pioneer in conceptualizing and producing award winning films. His specialty is creating cutting edge content for multiple platforms that include branded content, online original video, documentary, reality television, independent film, broadcast and social media content. Jon has a flawless track record working with world class creative agencies, television and film production companies and Fortune 500 companies which include Yahoo! News, People Magazine, Travelocity, Real Time with Bill Maher, Getty Film, Oracle, Organic, WAG Entertainment, 60 Minutes, Harvest Creative, Hint and Thrillist. In 2021, Jon directed and edited the feature documentary, Class of COVID- 19 which recently won the 2022 Kansas City Film Fest International Audience Choice Award for Documentary Feature and the Silver Remi Award at WorldFest- Houston International Film Festival. In 2018, Jon directed, produced and edited the award-winning feature documentary film, Uncommon Allies. Uncommon Allies is currently on Amazon Prime, Apple, TV, Roku TV and VUDU. Over the past several years, Jon collaborated with Oscar and Emmy award winning filmmakers on many independent projects. He was a producer on the feature documentary film, Beyond Laughter and Tears, released in March of 2016 directed by Oscar award winner Doug Blush. Jon's past experience includes working as a director, producer, DP and editor at Yahoo!. Jon played a hands-on, key role in establishing Yahoo! as a forerunner in original online video productions. This was Yahoo’s first step into original TV style series (webisodes) productions. He directed and produced 5 original shows while at Yahoo! focusing on topics such as travel, lifestyle, subcultures, music, news, and politics. He's worked with TV hosts Bill Maher, Charlie Rose and Richard Bangs.

Top Projects

  • Pionner Woman Cover Story

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    People TV covers story on the Pioneer Woman (Red Drumond).

    People Magazine Video Features

    Produced for People Magazine Video Features on Storyhunter

    April 2018

  • Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond- People Magazine Cover Story

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    People Magazine visits the Pioneer Woman herself, Ree Drummond, on her beautiful ranch in Oklahoma as she takes you through every step of her amazing journey: from city girl to country culinary megastar!

    People Magazine Video Features

    Produced for People Magazine Video Features on Storyhunter

    August 2017

  • Uncommon Allies

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News
    • Production Company

    In the wake and devastation of her son’s murder, Rosilyn Temple, turned a personal search for justice into a life changing community call to action. At a time when widespread distrust of law enforcement is at a heightened level, this film explores Rosilyn’s role in effectively bridging the gap between grieving communities and the police department, leading her to be recognized as a local hero.

  • A Whole Person

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP
    • Video Editor - News
    • Production Company

    The Whole Person- A short film

  • The Story of Elmwood Reclaimed Timber

    • Documentary DP
    • Commercial DP
    • Video Editor - News
    • Production Company

    Elmwood bears something in mind when they reclaim the sources of their livelihood: they hope to still be useful when they are old. And look really, really good. Reclaimed recycled building materials is what they do. They take great care in making sure the fine details are taken seriously and their products show that level of care.

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Production Company

Production Support

  • Non-Fiction Film Director
  • Field Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

Post-Production

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

Jon's Clients

  • People Magazine Video Features
  • Thrillist

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