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Jeffrey michael bays.

FILMMAKER / SPEAKER / HITCHCOCK WHISPERER
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SPEAKING EVENTS

COME TO MY WORKSHOPS & CLASSES

Future bookings on hold due to COVID-19 pandemic

 

  • May 24-25, 2019 - FOCAL, Switzerland

  • April 6, 2019 - Kentucky Wesleyan Film Festival, Owensboro, Suspense With a Camera

  • Nov 2018 - Atlanta Pitch Summit: workshop Suspense With a Camera

  • July 2018 - Panelist and presenter at University Film and Video Association conference, Las Cruces, NM

  • Nov 11, 2017 - St. Louis International Film Festival: Suspense with a Camera

  • Sept 23, 2017 - Buffalo Niagara Film Festival: Creating the Ultimate Suspense, Hitchock Style

  • June 24, 2017 - ScriptFest, Burbank: presentation on Hitchcock suspense techniques.

  • November 10, 2016 - Faultline Film Festival: presentation on Hitchcock techniques.

  • June 24 & 25, 2016 - Palm Springs ShortFest: roundtable on scene tectonics and presentation on Hitchcock techniques.

  • June 19, 2015 - Palm Springs ShortFest roundtable discussion

  • October 18, 2014 - Writers Store in Burbank, book signing.

  • October 2014 - Book signings at CILECT (Centre International de Liaison des Ecoles de Cinéma et de Télévision) conference at Hyatt in Newport Beach, CA.

  • September 27, 2014 - Workshop at Moondance International Film Festival, Boulder, CO.

  • August 2014 - Panelist at University Film and Video Association conference, Bozeman, MT.

  • June 2014 - Workshop at Great American Pitchfest in Burbank, CA.
     

 
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YOU MAY HAVE SEEN MY TWO DIRECTING BOOKS IN STORES OR MY ARTICLES IN MOVIEMAKER MAGAZINE & LA SCREENWRITER. "SUSPENSE WITH A CAMERA" UNCOVERS THE SUSPENSE TACTICS OF ALFRED HITCHCOCK, AND "BETWEEN THE SCENES" EXPLORES THE DRAMATIC USE OF SCENE TRANSITIONS.

HITCH20

DOCU-SERIES. SEE MORE EPISODES >

BIO TIMELINE

THERE'S A LOT MORE TO KNOW ABOUT ME, BUT HERE IS THE BIG STUFF

2002

BACHELOR OF ARTS

Audio Production

Webster University, St. Louis, USA

2003 - 2009

NOT FROM SPACE

SiriusXM Radio Play
Broadcast to millions over five years, winner of Mark Time Award & Communicator Award

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2007

OFFING DAVID

Feature Film
While in Australia, I directed this suspense/comedy to experiment  with Alfred Hitchcock techniques

2011

MASTER OF ARTS

Cinema Studies

LaTrobe University, Melbourne, Australia

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2013

BETWEEN THE SCENES

Filmmaking Book

Based on my thesis research, this book explores the dramatic choices filmmakers make at scene transitions

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2015-TODAY

HITCH20

Docu-Series

A group of filmmakers explore the forgotten 20 episodes of television directed by Alfred Hitchcock

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2017

SUSPENSE WITH A CAMERA

Filmmaking Book

My quintessential exploration of the suspense techniques used by Alfred Hitchcock and other directors

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CONTACT

Feel free to contact me if you have questions about my books, would like to arrange an interview, or if you think we should work together!

info@borgus.com

Tel: 660.202.3189

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