(New York, 1984) He spent his childhood between Rome and New York City. His work as a director has been shown around the world and has won awards at Cannes, Venice, and Sundance. His first feature film Mediterranea debuted at the Cannes Film Festival – Semaine de la critique before receiving the award for the best directorial debut of 2015 by the National Board of Review. His second feature film A Ciambra premiered in the Directors’ Fortnight. Jonas lives in Italy, where he continues to work as a writer and director.


A Ciambra (2017), Mediterranea (2015)