Jon Adelman


Jon Adelman is a freelance writer/producer/shooter who has worked on a number of documentaries, informational videos, reality shows, network shows, PSA, and music videos. Clients have included NBC, Dreamworks, ESPN, Spike TV, Discovery Channel, TLC, National Geographic, HGTV, Retirement Living TV, and Network Solutions. Adelman has extensive experience in a variety of formats and has worked across the United States and on international shoots from Europe to Central and South America. Adelman is also an Adjunct Professor at American University where he has taught graduate students in the film program everything from lighting to camera to sound in both video and film formats. Adelman earned his MA in Film and Video from American University, where he was the recipient of the Kodak Student Filmmaker Award in 2002. Projects he has worked on have also been honored with a Regional Emmy, Telly, and Peer Award. Teaches: Intro to Documentary Production, Backpack Filmmaker