Type: Artist / Individual
Art form: Art, Digital, Film, Installation, Photography, Poetry, Writer
Biography / Artist statement
Jess Gell is a documentary filmmaker, photographer and artist based in Tooting. Jess's work is influenced by the processing of memory and how this shapes identity. She takes inspiration from the serendipities of everyday life and how these moments form the basis of our existence. She is an alumnus of the Grierson DocLab 2020 programme and received a First-Class Honours in Film and Television at University of the Arts London. Her short film, Jean Cooke: Delight In the Thing Seen, was nominated for the CPIFF Rising Star Award.