Jacob Moe

Graduate Student
media anthropology, film/video, and political change
Jacob Moe is managing director of the Syros International Film Festival and a documentarian with a focus on radio, film and other audiovisual media. He has produced and hosted radio shows in São Paulo (Brazil) Athens (Greece) and Los Angeles, and also produced various short film projects. His recent Fulbright grant based at the University of São Paulo researched the current state of documentary filmmaking in Brazil and the sociopolitical functions of audiovisual media with various activist groups across the city. He plans to continue making work with communities and initiatives across Brazil and Greece developing research interests in media anthropology, film/video, and political change.