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Jeffrey Brown


Jeffrey Brown has produced a number of award-winning films in Europe, Africa and the USA. His Czech narrative feature Mamas & Papas won Best Film and Best Script at the 2010 Hamptons IFF while Shut Up and Shoot Me, a Czech–British co-production, won Best Narrative Feature at the 2007 AFI Dallas IFF. He executive produced Academy Award-winning Czech director Jan Sverak’s Kooky, Special Jury Prize Winner at the 2010 Karlovy Vary IFF. His African films have included the music documentaries Durban Poison, Punk in Africa (2012 Austin Film Festival) and the recently completed Pirating Pirates, a feature documentary on Somali pirates.  He is Co-Producer of No No: A Dockumentary, which premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and was released on Showtime, and produced The Grove, Texas, winner of Best Texas Film at the 2014 Hill Country Film Festival.  His narrative feature Listopad on the Czech Republic's Velvet Revolution premiered at the 2014 Austin Film Festival, and he is currently completing Vinyl Generation on Czech underground music and art and Moving MountainsLand Art in the New West.  Brown lectures at the Prague Film School and splits time between Prague, Czech Republic, where he lived for 20 years, and Wimberley, TX, in the Texas Hill Country.