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Brandi George, Publicist
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Bracha Jade, Executive Producer
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Jen McGowan is a director based in Los Angeles. Her current feature film, the survival thriller, RUST CREEK, is being released in theaters January 2019 by IFC Midnight.
McGowan's first feature KELLY & CAL (Juliette Lewis & Cybill Shepherd) premiered at SXSW where she won the Gamechanger Award. The film was released theatrically by IFC Films to rave reviews. She got her start with award-winning short films, CONFESSIONS OF A LATE BLOOMER and TOUCH, which played at over a hundred festivals worldwide winning the majority.
She created filmpowered.com, the international networking & jobs resource for professional women in film & tv. With nearly 2,500 members, Film Powered was named Best in LA by LA Weekly, is part of the Sundance Women’s Initiative Resource and featured in Forbes.
Her tv series, Angelica, about the last remaining abortion clinic in a small Midwest town was one of twelve series selected from 4,000 submissions and the only American project for the In Development program at Cannes 2018.
Take the Lead Foundation called McGowan one of 50 Women Who Will Change the World in Media & Entertainment and WeForShe selected her for the 2019 DirectHer program. A Film Independent Fellow, finalist for the Clint Eastwood Filmmakers Award, recipient of the AWD Breakout Award for Excellence in Directing she was named one of Vulture’s Women Directors Hollywood Should Hire.