Jon Watts is a Director/Producer specializing in documentary-style content. Projects range from independent films to ad campaigns for worldwide brands such as Red Bull, Twitter, and Coca-Cola. In 2012, Jon premiered his documentary feature debut, AKA Blondie. This award-winning film has received praise from critics, and has gone on to play at festivals throughout the world. Homespun is a documentary series he co-developed to collaborate with talented filmmakers telling community-driven stories. The series itself profiles local characters in and around metro Atlanta, Georgia. Screenings occur annually at the historic Plaza Theatre. In 2014, Jon was named the first ever Filmmaker In Residence with the Atlanta Film Society.
Jon just completed two narrative shorts titled SPOON and Crush, respectively, and is also in development on two documentary projects - a “crash course” presented by Homespun in partnership with the Atlanta Film Society, as well as his newest film, AN IRRITABLE HEART.