Jason Spingarn-Koff

United States of America

Jason Spingarn-Koff has more than 20 years of experience as a media executive, filmmaker and journalist creating award-winning content. As director of original documentary programming at Netflix, he is an executive on films and series for a global audience, from event series like Our Planet to Oscar-winning features and shorts (including Icarus and The White Helmets). Formerly the commissioning editor for Opinion video at The New York Times, he launched and oversaw the acclaimed Op-Docs initiative for short opinion documentaries by independent filmmakers, publishing more than 165 short films and winning two Emmys and a Peabody Award.

He directed the feature-length documentary “Life 2.0”, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010 and was acquired by OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. His prior films and journalism have appeared on PBS, BBC, MSNBC, Time.com and Wired News. He was a MIT Knight Science Journalism Fellow and is a graduate of Brown University and the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.


Life 2.0
Jason Spingarn-Koff. 2010. United States of America. vo English. s Spanish. 99’