Jem Cohen

New York-based filmmaker Jem Cohen mixes documentary and narrative styles and blends media formats, including 16mm, Super 8, and digital, to build an evolving archive of landscapes, portraits, and sound. His films are in the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art and MoMA and have been included in the Whitney Biennial, screened at London’s Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), and broadcast by PBS, ZDF/Arte, and the Sundance Channel. Cohen is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and Alpert Award in the Arts, among other honors.