Jairus McLeary

Jairus McLeary

USA

Biography

Jairus McLeary is a Legal Videographer from Chicago who began with shooting video ethnography in college; subjects in their natural setting, in order to experience, interpret, and represent culture and society. The experience motivated him to make his first film, THE WORK after years of participation inside Folsom’s Circles, co-directed with Gethin Aldous. It was screened at SXSW (where it won the Grand Jury Award), Seattle IFF, Sheffield Doc Fest and many others.

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