Jeremy David White is a writer-director as well as a human being.
His short films have received accolades at film festivals across the world. THE FIRST HOPE is a revisionist coming of age story about a young boy who watches Luke and Leia’s infamous kiss in The Empire Strikes Back and develops an inappropriate crush of his own. Jeremy’s science fiction companion piece, ENHANCED, stars Timm Sharp (Enlightened, Blunt Talk) as a stand-up comedian coping with his relationship to a new technology in a brave new world. The film was awarded Best Director at the 2015 Fantastic Fest.
His work as a director also include collaborations with James Franco and Rabbit Bandini Productions on an adaptation of THE HEYDAY OF THE INSENSITIVE BASTARDS based on the novella by Robert Boswell, which made its festival premiere in 2016.
Jeremy is the Series Producer of VICE WORLD OF SPORTS — a new documentary anthology series set at the intersection of sports, culture, politics and place. Premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival, the show aired on Viceland and was nominated for a Producer’s Guild Award for Outstanding Sports Program. A second season, “Vice World of Sports: Rivals”, premieres in February 2017.
Jeremy lives in Los Angeles where he continues to write and direct both narrative and documentary film.