British-born filmmaker and business entrepreneur Barnard Jaffier founded Jaffa Films in 2001. Barnard Jaffier has been in the film business for twenty years as editor, producer and director.
THE BIG BREAK:
Barnard Jaffier’s journey into film began with the production company Blackside Inc, the filmmakers who produced the landmark, Emmy award winning documentary series, “Eyes On the Prize: The Civil Right Years.”
The independently owned production company, Jaffa Films welcomes the artistic collaboration with boutique production company, Jaffa Media Works, (JMW) and post-production facility, MAGIC.
A multi-purpose media collective, Jaffa Media Works, is the commercial production division of Jaffa Films. JMW conceptualizes and produces commercials, music videos, EPKs, television series and mixed media museum installations. Jaffa Media Works employs a roster of talented artists ranging from, writers, producers, directors, editors, and cinematographers to name a few.
Current projects include, several reality based television pilots for the fall & winter 2014 cable lineup; along with an endorsed sneaker commercial for an NBA talent.
Jaffa Films & Jaffa Media Works maintains production offices in Boston, New York and London.
Now signed with a major management company, Barnard Jaffier further explores his conceptual direction with provocative documentaries and fiction and non-fiction independent feature films. Barnard’s debut feature film is entitled, Cecelia’s Chapel.
Jaffa Films, LLC & Jaffa Media Works (JMW) have created projects for an eclectic roster of clients like , PBS, ESPN, HBO, Showtime Boxing, TV ONE and BET.