Bethany Eden Jacobson | Filmmaker, Photographer, Screenwriter, Educator | New York City | Art Jobs
Country: United States
City: New York City
Industry: Film & Video
Professional Title: Filmmaker, Photographer, Screenwriter, Educator

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Bethany Jacobson, Writer/Director/Producer began her career as a magazine photographer and video artist. Her photography was published in Harpers/Queen, Tatler, Blitz and House and Garden. After completing NYU’s graduate film program in the 1990s, she worked as a producer/director/camera person on indie features, documentaries, and television series. Her work has aired on PBS, MTV, BBC and WDR. Her feature screenplay, The Electric Virgin received support from Euroscript and Media II. It was a finalist for the 2017 Tribeca Film Institute Sloan Film Foundation Fund, in addition to being selected for the Maision Des Scenaristes at the 2017 Cannes Festival. She is currently working with UK executive producer Martyn Auty to package the film. Her short film Hotel Bleu screened at numerous festivals and won a Remy Award for Best Romantic Comedy at the 2017 Houston World Fest and Best Live Action Short Film at the 2016 Louisiana International Film Festival. She has taught screenwriting and film courses at Brooklyn College, Pratt Institute, Long Island University, Brooklyn College, LaGuardia Community College and NYU’s Graduate Film Program. She is represented by agent Linda Langton of Langtons International Agency and is a British/American dual national