Jon Dorn

Filmmaker & Educator

Jon Dorn is a filmmaker, educator and cartoonist whose work focuses on conventional storytelling forms like narrative fiction film, documentary, music video and comics. Through allegory, satire and visual representations of the imagination, his fictional work explores the inner lives of well-developed characters.

He is Assistant Professor of Communication and Film/Media at Community College of Rhode Island, and has also taught media production at Emerson College and Bridgewater State University. Jon is a freelance cinematographer and editor; he produces/directs commercial and independent film work with his production company Four String Films and holds an MFA in media art from Emerson College.

His work can be viewed at

Selected Work

This site serves as my main artist homepage
and as a sample portfolio for courses in the
CCRI Communication & Film/Media program

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