Mini Bio (1)
In 1993, Jacques and co-founded Filmmakers Alliance, and as President, he built the grassroots collective from a loose-knit group of filmmakers into an important independent filmmaking resource organization with films screening at every major festival in the world. He has overseen the production of hundreds of films and developed a wide range of innovative and impactive filmmaking support programs.
In 2004, Jacques and partner Liam Finn formed FA Productions, of which they are Co-Presidents. FA Productions has produced several feature films including "Within", "Midnight Movie" and "The Revenant" and is a co-producer on Brooklyn Reptyle's "Audie and the Wolf". Jacques previously produced Whitney Ransick's "Shock Television" and his own film, "The Dogwalker" (along with several other producers). In 2005, he was named Chief Community Officer of the festival submission/filmmaker support site, Withoutabox.com (a position he no longer holds).
His writer-director filmography includes the feature film "The Dogwalker" (Los Angeles Film Festival, Hong Kong International Film Festival, Best First Feature - Cinequest Film Festival), as well as the shorts "My Last Day On Earth" (Seattle International Film Festival, Ashland Independent Film Festival), "Transaction" (Sundance Film Festival, winner of the Grand Prix du Jury Award in the Labo Competition at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival), "Infidelity In Equal Parts" (Sundance Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival), "Egg" (Mill Valley Film Festival, Best Comedy Short - Cinequest Film Festival, Jury Award for Best Short - Methodfest) and "Love Without Socks" (AFI International Film Festival).
Jacques completed a new feature film script, "Rust", as well as the script for "Red White And Blue" as one of ten filmmakers involved in the feature-length omnibus project. He's finishing the script for his next feature film, "Hurricane Jane".
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous