For over twenty years Jenna has produced, directed and filmed a wide variety of social, political and music documentaries for television and film. A third generation cinematographer, Jenna combines her love of filming with her passion for people and storytelling. This has given her the opportunity to not only shoot, but also direct a number of high-profile, award-winning projects.
Her work has been featured on Netflix, Amazon, Apple TV+, HULU, HBO, Showtime, PBS, CNN, Nat Geo, MTV, VH1, USA Network, TLC, Comedy Central, Discovery Channel, BBC, Sundance Channel, A&E, ESPN, ABC, CBS, NYTimes.com and many more.
In 2005, Jenna worked as a co-cinematographer on Jesus Camp, the award-winning documentary about an evangelical summer camp for kids. The film earned numerous awards including a 2007 Academy Award Nomination for Best Feature Documentary.
In 2009, she premiered her feature documentary JUNIOR, a hilarious and heartfelt portrait of a mother and son growing old together. JUNIOR won the Best Documentary prize at the 2009 Woodstock Film Festival and the 2009 Audience Award at Sheffield Docfest in the UK.
In 2020, Jenna co-produced and filmed Call Your Mother for Comedy Central with Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady. In 2021, Jenna was the Director of Photography for the highly acclaimed documentary Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry. In that same year she also co-directed three episodes of the Apple TV+ series Dear...