J.P.’s directing style reflects his love of the visual and aural language of cinema; coupled with a strong passion for the audience to engage with a story and its characters on a deep emotional level. A former actor, J.P. is an “actor’s director.”
He has studied multiple acting styles. His fine-art painting and visual art foundation have strongly supported his lighting designs for the stage and also his lighting work on films and high-end, A-list commercials. He is also highly trained in story, writing, and cinematography.
The style of J.P.’s writing and directing is reflected in his visceral dramas and edgy comedies. He is especially drawn to stories that illuminate the truth of our humanity.