Dayton, OH, United States
ABOUT JASON MCKIERNAN
A graduate of the Wright State University’s Motion Pictures program, Jason has worked on both sides of film industry, directing short films that have been featured at festivals and writing formal criticism/analysis in essays presented to three Pop Culture Association conferences. A professional critic since 2009, Jason’s work first appeared on Filmcritic.com, and he now serves as a Senior Critic/Awards Guru for NextProjection.com, where he also hosts a weekly podcast, ProjectionCast, and serves as a critic for FilmRacket.com. You can also catch Jason chatting about film on Twitter: @CinemaSquared.
Favorite Films: Network, Sunrise, Cries and Whispers, Day for Night, Goodfellas, Persona, Taxi Driver, The Silence,
Favorite Directors: Martin Scorsese, Ingmar Bergman, Francois Truffaut, F.W. Murnau, Billy Wilder, Alfred Hitchcock, Luis Bunuel, Jean-Luc Godard, Stanley Kubrick, Paul Thomas Anderson, Pedro Almodovar,
Favorite Writers: Paddy Chayefsky
Favorite Techs: Thelma Schoonmaker, Emmanuel Lubezki, Sven Nykvist, Robert Richardson, Ellen Kuras, Janusz Kaminski,