Jacob N. Stuart is the Founder of Screenwriting Staffing, an online community that connects writers with film/television buyers. He is also an award-winning screenwriter and filmmaker, with over 20 movies produced.
Company
Currently seeking investors and partners for the feature film, DE GRINGO A LA TUMBA: www.screenwritingstaffing.com/gringo (based off the award-winning short, FROM GRINGO TO GRAVE.
Jacob N. Stuart is an award-winning and produced international screenwriter and filmmaker, with over a decade of industry experience. His films have been screened in theaters across the world, and distributed traditionally through DVD/Blu Ray. He currently has 3 films on VOD, 2 of them on Amazon (including the award-winning feature film An Addicting Picture). He has had a long history of film festival success, with over 50 film festival appearances, winning 10 of them. His current short film (shot entirely on the phone), From Gringo To Grave, is currently in the film festival circuit, winning 3 international awards already.
Jacob is the Founder of Screenwriting Staffing, an online screenwriting community that connects screenplays and writers with film and television industry buyers. Through his site, he has facilitated over 250 sales, options, writing jobs, and representation, including one airing on the Hallmark Channel (Bramble House Christmas). Screenwriting Staffing has a network of over 90K, which includes: writers, directors, producers, actors, and agents.
Jacob previously taught screenwriting and film at the Hollywood International Film Academy, Southern Ohio Film Association, and FilmDayton Commission. He has spoken on industry panels all across North America alongside industry veterans such as Angelo Pizzo (Rudy, Hoosiers)), Mickey Fisher (Mars, Reverie), and Mary-Jane Ruggeles (former vice-president at Disney Animation).
He's also a frequent contributor on top screenwriting/film publications, such as Final Draft, Creative Screenwriting Magazine, and MovieMaker Magazine, where he has interviewed some of Hollywood's top producers and directors, such as Stephanie Palmer (former MGM executive) Scott M. Rosenfelt (Home Alone, Mystic Pizza) and Dennis Heaton (The Order, Ghost Wars).
He was previously the Screenplay Contest Director for the Cincinnati Film Festival from 2014-2015. He was the Lead Screenplay Judge from 2014-2018 for both the Universe Multicultural Film Festival and the San Diego International Kids' Film Festival. He has held similar roles at film festivals, such as: Cincinnati 48 Hour Film Festival, Sierra Vista 48 Hour Film Festival, Golden Lion High School Film Festival, and Pepperdine ReelStories Film Festival.
Outside of screenwriting, directing, and producing, he has worked on-set (script supervisor, camera, grip, casting, sound) on projects, such as: Glee, Intervention, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, Toddlers & Tiaras, Homecoming, among many more. Jacob holds a Bachelor of Science in Entertainment Business from The Los Angeles Film School, as well as an Associates of Science in Film.
CREDITS:
To view my films and credits: www.imdb.com/name/nm3714544/
To view my company's credits (over 85): https://www.imdb.com/search/title/?companies=co0524287
College
The Los Angeles Film School
Bachelor of Entertainment Business (minor: screenwriting)
20092010
Jacob N. Stuart is the Founder of Screenwriting Staffing, an online community that connects writers with film/television buyers. He is also an award-winning screenwriter and filmmaker, with over 20 movies produced.
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