Widely respected as an actor's director
, Alan Jacobs
has worked with some of the finest talent in the film business, including Timothy Hutton
, Brendan Fraser
and Laura San Giacomo
. His first film, Nina Takes A Lover
, was a hit at the Sundance Film Festival and was released by Columbia Pictures. He went on to direct the romantic comedy, Just One Night
A New York native, Jacobs began his film career at Apple Computer, where he was the company's in-house filmmaker, writing and directing numerous marketing and training videos. As an undergraduate at Wesleyan University, he studied literature and film. He completed his graduate work in business and film at Stanford. He is currently in pre-production on a musical comedy film Slash Me Gently.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
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