Jeffrey Friedman

Active - 1992 - 2019  |   Born - Aug 24, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, United States  |   Genres - History, Film, TV & Radio, Drama, Culture & Society

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  • Began studying acting at age 9 and by age 12 had acted professionally in two off-Broadway productions.
  • Began his film training in the editing room, apprenticed with editors like Dede Allen and Thelma Schoonmaker.
  • In 1987, along with Rob Epstein, founded the production company Telling Pictures.
  • Has taught in the graduate program at California College of the Arts and at Stanford University.
  • A member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Directors Guild of America.
  • Co-author of the book The Art of Nonfiction Movie Making (2012).