Jen Epstein is a researcher, writer and a self-shooting media maker who has devoted many years to working as a manager in film and television. She has worked at the New York based post-house Broadway Video, and currently works as an Operations Project Manager for Discovery Communications.
She has also worked with the Black Maria Film and Video Festival and was a juror on the 2012 New Jersey Young Film and Video makers Festival.
Jen’s passion for documentary arts began in college when she worked as a production assistant/researcher on several documentary features including BrotherMen; a performance based documentary film that aired nationally on PBS.
She holds a BA in Communication Arts from Ramapo College of New Jersey and earned her MA in Media Studies, with a concentration in Documentary Studies, from the New School.