AboutWriter | Director | Filmmaker
About Sean JS Jourdan
Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, Latino filmmaker Sean J.S. Jourdan now lives and works in Denver, Colorado where he relocated after receiving a MFA degree in film and video at Columbia College Chicago. His work gradually developed from theater to film where he has worked as an award-winning screenwriter and director (Silver Hugo/Chicago International Film Festival, 2nd Place – Creative Screenwriting Awards, Finalist Filmmakers International Screenwriting Awards, Top 5 Finalist in MTVu’s Best Filmmaker on Campus Competition, CINE Award of Excellence, among many others). Sean is also the founder and owner of Kekule Productions.
Shorts International, via iTunes, and BigStar.tv currently distribute Sean’s short films, which have also played in a number of film festivals worldwide (Raindance, Chicago International Film Festival, Montreal World Film Festival, etc).
He recently completed the local, SAG, casting for the feature film DEAR ELEANOR (dir. Kevin Connolly) starring Luke Wilson and Jessica Alba and he is currently working on an exciting social justice-based documentary with co-director Daniel Junge (Academy Award, SAVING FACE).
Teddy Boy, his debut feature film, is currently on the film festival circuit.
Photo Credit: Luke Askelson