Jessica

A Film by Jessica Kingdon

Synopsis

‘JESSICA’ is about two women who share a name and appearances and meet when one hires the other to clean her home through an app.

Director

  • Picture of Jessica Kingdon © Jessica Kingdon

    Jessica Kingdon

    Jessica Kingdon is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker. She received her BA in Film Studies from Columbia University and her MA in Media Studies from The New School. Her short documentary Commodity City shot in Yiwu, China won “Most Promising Director” at the Ann Arbor Film Festival 2017 and has played at True/False, IFF Rotterdam, and others. She is working on a counterpart documentary about the effects of Chinese tourists vacationing on an island in Micronesia. She also works as an independent producer,
    most recently co-producing the feature film "Old Stone" which premiered at the Berlinale 2016 and won the Best Canadian First Feature Film at TIFF 2016. She is a member of the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective.

Awards + Festivals

  • 3rd Tulsa American Film Festival (Official Selection, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA)October 11, 2017
  • 14th MANCHESTER INT'L SHORT FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)November 20, 2017
  • SAN JOSÉ INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, CA, USA)December 7, 2017
  • 18th MALIBU INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Malibu, CA, USA)January 13, 2018
  • 13th FLICKER’S ROVING EYE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bristol, Rhode Island, USA)April 16, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Jessica Kingdon
Producer
Ian Bell, Alex Megaro and Simon Taufique
Director
Jessica Kingdon
Director of Photography
Aharon Rothschild
Art Direction
Kerry Lacy
Sound
Mike Hurst
Editor
Ian Bell, Alex Megaro
Sound Design
Peter Serenita
Music
Simon Taufique, Jingle Punks

Details

Running Time
11 mins
Shooting Format
Digital
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Jessica Kingdon

jessica.kingdon@gmail.com
jckbox.com