CINEMATOGRAPHER, AFTER EFFECT. Jacob is a Filmmaker, installation artist and photographer from Duluth MN, currently based in the bay area. He attended the University of Wisconsin – Superior where he graduated with honors majoring in Mass Communications: Video Production, and minoring in Photography. Jacob has written and directed several short films as well as played the role of Director of Photography for several other shorts, music videos and a feature film by French filmmaker Gaëlle Jaunay-Desroches. In the fall of 2011 he received a Minnesota Film and Video Grant from the Jerome Foundation and in early 2012 he received a Minnesota State Arts Board Grant, both for his first feature film “Walk Amongst the Living”.