This site represents a selection of the work of filmmaker JESSE GORDON.

JESSE was born in England and raised in Southern Spain by parents from Philadelphia.  He went to NYU and then onto Columbia for a Masters in Film ('99), though he began writing, directing and producing professionally before he graduated.  He started his career at HBO who remain his most loyal client.  He has been responsible for over 40 promotion campaigns and over 20 hours of long-form content.  As a commercial director he has worked with talent such as Larry David, Bill Maher, Chris Rock, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Tracey Ullman, Ray Romano, Steve Carrell and many more.  His retrospective show on SIX FEET UNDER was nominated for an Emmy and his profile of Larry David, THE HISTORY OF CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, won the Gold World Medal at the NY Festivals.  He is also an award winning screenwriter and his short film FUN ON EARTH (based on a feature script by the same name) recently won accolades on the international festival circuit.  His multi-media illustrations have appeared in the New York Times, The Nation and Wired among others.  Jesse met his wife while on a yoga sabbatical in Mysore, India.  They live with their family in Topanga Canyon, Los Angeles, where he runs a boutique commercial production company, Lucky 8 Productions.   He also has a number of feature projects in development. 
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