Jay ROSENBLATT

Nationality: american

Jay Rosenblatt is an internationally recognized artist who has been working as an independent filmmaker since 1980 and has completed over twenty-five films. His work explores our emotional and psychological cores. They are personal in their content yet universal in their appeal. His films have received over 100 awards and have screened throughout the world. A selection of his films had theatrical runs at the Film Forum in New York and at theaters around the country. Eight of his films have been at the Sundance Film Festival and several of his films have shown on HBO/Cinemax, the Independent Film Channel and the Sundance Channel. Articles about his work have appeared in the Sunday NY Times Arts & Leisure section, the LA Times, the NY Times, Filmmaker magazine and the Village Voice. Jay is a recipient of a Guggenheim, a USA Artists grant and a Rockefeller Fellowship.

Jay is originally from New York and has lived in San Francisco for many years. Since 1989, he has taught film at various universities in the Bay Area, including Stanford University, S.F. State University, and the San Francisco Art Institute. He has a Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology and, in a former life, worked as a therapist.

17 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

INQUIRE WITHIN
2012 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 3' 40 / 23 €
distribution: Mini DV
THE D TRAIN
2010-2011 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 45 / 25 €
distribution: Mini DV
THE DARKNESS OF DAY
2005-2009 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 25' 50 / 90 €
distribution: Mini DV
FOUR QUESTIONS FOR A RABBI
2008 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 12' 00 / 35 €
distribution: Mini DV
AFRAID SO
2006 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 2' 40 / 23 €
distribution: Mini DV
I JUST WANTED TO BE SOMEBODY
2005-2006 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 9' 50 / 40 €
distribution: Mini DV
PHANTOM LIMB
2005 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 27' 50 / 90 €
distribution: Mini DV
FRIEND GOOD
2003 / 35mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 5' 00 / 25 €
distribution: Mini DV
I USED TO BE A FILMMAKER
2001-2003 / DVCAM / color / sound / single screen / 10' 18 / 40 €
distribution: Mini DV
PRAYER
2002 / 16mm / b&w / sound / single screen / 2' 39 / 23 €
distribution: Mini DV
NINE LIVES (THE ETERNAL MOMENT OF NOW)
2001 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 1' 00 / 23 €
distribution: 16mm or Mini DV
WORM
2001 / 16mm / color / sound / single screen / 2' 00 / 23 €
distribution: 16mm or Mini DV
KING OF THE JEWS
2000 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 18' 00 / 56 €
distribution: 16mm
RESTRICTED
1999 / 16mm / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 1' 00 / 23 €
distribution: 16mm or Mini DV
HUMAN REMAINS
1998 / b&w / sound / single screen / 30' 00 / 91 €
distribution: 16mm or DCP on USB stick or Digital file on server
THE SMELL OF BURNING ANTS
1994 / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 21' 00 / 66 €
distribution: 16mm
SHORT OF BREATH
1990 / color / sound / single screen / 10' 00 / 37 €
distribution: 16mm