Michael Taylor Jackson
Michael Taylor Jackson is an American writer, director and visual artist. He attended art school in Buenos Aires and moved to New York City to pursue his MFA degree in Film Directing at the Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema. His interactive series Harlemites screened at the 2017 Cinequest, Sarasota, and Sonoma Film Festival where he won the Best Dramatic Short Film Award. In 2017, the Latino Short Film Festival granted him The American Diversity Award. The following year Michael won a $10,000 filmmaking grant from The City of New York. In 2019, he was a finalist in the Sundance Development Lab. Michael grew up in Northern California and currently resides in Brooklyn.