His latest feature script "Unplugged" won the Gold Prize for Best Comedy at the PAGE International Screenwriting Awards. (Click here)
His 35mm twelve minute film loosely inspired by his most recent feature script Looking Up Dresses has currently won multiple awards and screened at over 15 film festivals. The short stars Sam Huntington (Superman Returns, Fanboys) and boasts Bill Butler as Director of Photography (Jaws, Grease, Frailty).
His previous feature Out of Life was honored as a semi-finalist at the Austin Film Festival, placing it in the top 25 out of 4,300 submissions (Top 1%). It was also a quarterfinalist in the prestigious Nicholl's Fellowship.
In 2003, his short film “The Cue Ball Project” screened at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and also at the Toronto Online Film Festival. Jared recently completed a music video for the band Petracovich and two more short films, “No End” and “Painless”.
Jared’s first short film “Broken Hallelujah” screened at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival in 2001.