Sunday, April 07, 2013

Meet Jonathan Goodman Levitt

Welcome Jonathan Goodman Levitt and his film, Follow the Leader, to the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers! Jonathan's first stop on the Circuit will be in Johnson City, TN at East Tennessee State University. Its sure to be a great crowd and don't forget to stick around for the Q&A with Jonathan afterwards. See where else Jonathan will be heading this month on the Southern Circuit website.



More about Jonathan: Follow the Leader is Jonathan Goodman Levitt’s first film made in the United States, after a decade working as a filmmaker based in London. His past work as director and/or producer has been shown by European broadcasters including BBC, Channel 4, Arte, DR, and SVT. Jonathan’s company Changeworx USA LLC also has films in production with international partners in Pakistan and Chile, have received support from TriBeCa Film Institute, Center for Asian American Media, and IFP. His previous feature Sunny Intervals and Showers (Director / Producer / Editor / Camera) screened at film festivals including Sheffield, Chicago and One World and aired on the BBC Storyville documentary strand. Levitt studied social psychology, political philosophy, and studio art at Stanford, and was a Fulbright Scholar studying at the UK’s National Film School (NFTS) in 1999.