Jason Orr

Jason Orr is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, marketing consultant, cultural arts curator and festival producer, most notably, FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival and Life Arts Documentary Film Festival + Music Conference. He’s the director, writer and producer of the award-winning documentary film, “FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade”, producer of the award-winning “Maynard” documentary on former Atlanta mayor and visionary, Maynard Jackson, producer/director of “Stepping Into Tomorrow’ and director of “Hoodwinked: The Nigga Factory,” a web series produced by Speech of Arrested Development.

Orr has also produced and directed short films and music videos with several mainstream artists such as Meshell Ndegeocello, UK artist Omar Lye-Fook, Dionne Farris, and Van Hunt.

On-screen, Orr has appeared as himself on TV One’s hit series, “Unsung” and Centric’s “Leading Ladies – India Arie,” providing expertise commentary on music and social history.

In 2014, he received a proclamation from the City of Atlanta for his contributions to the city’s music, film and cultural arts communities.

He is currently the Director of Operations at Wolf Creek Amphitheater in College Park, GA.