Jesse is an award winning director and editor of commercials, documentary, narrative fiction, and music video, with a unique style and approach seen across projects.
Jesse directed the documentary feature film Material Success which won Best Film by Audience Choice at the Canadian Film Festival, and Best Documentary at The Toronto Independent Film Festival, and went on to screen internationally, securing distribution through Gunpowder & Sky. In late 2017, Jesse co-produced and directed the 8 episode horror mini-series Forgotten Corpses - The Confinement, which is set to release in 2019, and has been editing a confidential feature documentary film on a war crimes whistle blower.
Jesse has edited award winning ads for brands such as Mattel, Teleflora, Quaker, Fischer-Price, Molson, Castle Lite, and Kraft, as well as directing ads for brands such as Microsoft, and Ford, working predominantly in north america and africa.
Jesse is an BA graduate of Ryerson University Image Arts Film School, studied for five years under John Riven the Sanford Meisner technique for acting & direction, and is currently based in Toronto, Canada.