About

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Jason Kohl is an Austrian/American filmmaker from Michigan. His films have screened at festivals including the Berlinale, SXSW, Locarno and BFI London. His first feature NEW MONEY, starring Louisa Krause and Emmy and Gotham Nominee Robin Weigert, premiered at the 2017 Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival and was shortlisted for Venice Critics Week. It will be released this fall by Gravitas Ventures. He has been a finalist for the Sundance Screenwriters Lab, the Nicholls Fellowship, and the Nantucket Screenwriters Colony.

In 2012 he and Nora Mandray founded MAKO Films. Together they have created content for clients including SFMOMA, ARTE, The Atlantic, Field of Vision, Refinery29, Generali and the International Red Cross. They're currently in post on two documentary features. Jason is a former Fulbright and DAAD Artist Scholar with an MFA in Directing from UCLA Film School. He speaks English, German and French.  

Contact him here: CONTACTJKOHL AT GMAIL DOT COM