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Jón was born and raised in Kópavogur, Iceland. He has resided in Brooklyn since 1989.

Edited an animated feature, countless commercials, several short films, over one hundred music videos, and an abundance of documentary / educational / promotional material.

 

Freelance                                                                                                    2011-Current

Edited PLOEY-You Never Fly Alone. An internationally produced animated feature due for release in early 2018.

Edited commercial and documentary material for Wieden + Kennedy, KBS+,
Johannes Leonardo, Y&R, Havas, Mekanism, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,
The New York City Department of Education, Cornell Tech, World Economic Forum et al.

Edited a couple of dramatic short films + a series of webisodes for COMPEX featuring Stephen Marley.

Spot Welders                                                                                                   2007-2011

Edited spots for Chevy, HSBC, PBS, Fanta, United Healthcare, etc.

Edited several episodes of Avec Eric, a Lifestyle/Culinary show for PBS.

Film Core                                                                                                         2005-2007

Edited spots for Cadillac, ESPN World Cup, Absolut, Walmart, etc.

Cosmo Street                                                                                                   2001-2005

Edited spots for Coke, Nike Jordan, ESPN, Truth, Reebok, Virgin Mobile, etc.

Freelance                                                                                                         1990-2001

Edited over 100 music videos, shows for MTV and a variety of documentary material.

 

Education

BFA NYU Tisch School of the Arts       1991

MA The New School                            1993

 

Skills

AVID FCP Premier

jon@jonstefansson.com

+354 888 1258