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Jonathan Blank

Jonathan Blank, American filmmaker, writer. Recipient First prize New Jersey Young Filmmaker's Festival, 1990, Merit certified Chicago International Film Festival, 1990. Active Amnesty International, since 1993, Greenpeace, since 1993, Southern Poverty Law Center, since 1993. Member Association Indiana Video and Filmmakers, Indiana Feature Project, Media Alliance, Institute Noetic Sciences.

Background

  • Blank, Jonathan was born on November 4, 1964 in Englewood, New Jersey, United States. Son of Martin and Marion (Hersch) Blank.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History cum laude, Columbia University, 1986. Master of Fine Arts in Film, Columbia University, 1991.

    Career

    • Director development Lion Entertainment, New York City, 1986-1989. President Red Hat Productions, since 1989. Consultant The Writing Center, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, since 1987, Powers & Company, Englewood, since 1989, 3d Millenium, New York City, since 1995.

    Works

    • Co-author: Still As a Mountain, Powerful as Thunder, 1992. Writer, producer, director (short film) Karma Express, 1990. Producer, director (documentaries) Collecting America, 1992, Sex, Drugs & Democracy, 1994 (Best Documentary award Fort Lauderdale Florida Film Festival 1994), Anarchy television, 1997 (feature film).

    Membership

    Active Amnesty International, since 1993, Greenpeace, since 1993, Southern Poverty Law Center, since 1993. Member Association Indiana Video and Filmmakers, Indiana Feature Project, Media Alliance, Institute Noetic Sciences.

    Personality

    Interests

    Kung Fu, meditation.

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    Born November 4, 1964
    (age 53)
    • 1986
      Columbia University
    • 1991
      Columbia University
    • 1986 - 1989
      Director, development Lion Entertainment
    • 1989
      president, Red Hat Productions