Jon Schnitzer
 
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Jon Schnitzer - Official Website

Director, producer, writer & creator.  Feature films, VR & immersive experiences. 

Co-owner of The Brain Factory.  Clients include Tim Burton, YouTube Red Studios,  TASCHEN, Annenberg Foundation & others.

Popular speaker & panel moderator at various entertainment industry events.   Award-winning salesperson.   Elected to the California Democratic Party Executive Board.  Served on the Boards of multiple non-profits, including President of the Board of the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America.

 

FILM - DIRECTOR / PRODUCER


VIRTUAL REALITY - CREATOR / DIRECTOR / PRODUCER / CO-DEVELOPER


INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCES - CREATIVE DIRECTOR / PRODUCER



testimonials

Jon is a wizard and a true star... His work is unbeatable but it’s his mind that is his greatest asset.
— David Scharff // Annenberg Foundation
Jon Schnitzer is the perfect VR Director because of his vast knowledge of 3D, film and immersive entertainment.... collaborating with Jon was inspiring and a lot of fun for our whole team.
— Nathan Huber // 3D Live/AXO, Co-Founder & CEO
Jon Schnitzer has an uncanny eye for capturing stories that both amuse and engage.
— Evrim Ersoy // Fantastic Fest, Creative Director
Jon Schnitzer is one hell of documentarian and he has struck gold with Haunters. You will not be able to look away.
— Bradley Gibson // film threat
Jon is one of the most dedicated and passionate people I have had the pleasure of working with… He is extremely resourceful, open-minded, and creative and… a person with incredible integrity and ethics.
— lora ivanova // Co-Founder ScareLA
Benedikt Taschen and I were very impressed with the subtlety of Jon’s approach, how he and his team could create 3D…unlike other 3D we’d seen…
— Dian Hanson // Editor TASCHEN
Jon Schnitzer has done an excellent job creating a truly enthralling documentary...
— Kalyn Corrigan // bloody disgusting
To call Jon Schnitzer an expert on haunted houses would be an understatement.
— CHRISTIAN LONG // UPROXX

 

Jon's philosophy

As a director, producer & community activist, I enjoy the collaborative process - and creating a positive and open environment, to bring out the best in every team.