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Jessica McGaugh

Associate Professor
  • Film & Television

Jessica McGaugh is an award-winning independent film director, cinematographer and editor working out of Denver, Colorado. Her work has been screened internationally including the Mumbai International Film Festival, Denver Film Festival, NDTV and Rocky Mountain PBS. Jessica received an MFA in Film from Syracuse University and is currently teaching in the Film & Television Program at the University of Colorado Denver.

Areas of Expertise

Media Arts/Music

Education, Licensure & Certifications

Syracuse University
MFA; Film

University of Arizona
BA; Media Arts/Music

Screenings & Awards

Global Indian Film Festival
Mumbai, India
Best Documentary

Jaipur International Film Festival
Jaipur, India

Breckenridge Film Festival
Breckenridge, United States
Official Selection

New Delhi Film Festival
New Delhi, India

Utah Dance Film Festival
Orem, United States
Utah Premiere
Official Selection

Peace International Film FestivalErbil, Iraq
Iraq Premiere
Official Selection

FAD Festival: Film Art Dance on Screen
Cary, United States
North Carolina Premiere
Official Selection

Colorado Dragon Film Festival
Denver, United States
Official Selection

Global Peace Film Festival
United States
Official selection

Colorado Independent Women of Film
Denver, United States
Official selection

Award-Winning Documentary, "Three Worlds, One Stage," Released Internationally

CU Denver filmmakers celebrate dance, music, and culture.

Our overall vision is to present to a global audience a sound that is ancient, yet represents this new world that we inhabit, as global citizens. It is an exciting time to be alive and to create cinema that speaks a universal language through dance, drums and music." ––Jessica McGaugh and Roma Sur

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College of Arts & Media

CU Denver

Arts Building

1150 10th Street

Suite 177

Denver, CO 80204


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