Jim McKay is the acclaimed filmmaker behind the award-winning independent films Girls Town (1995) and Our Song (1999), which he also co-wrote and wrote, respectively. Both films were featured at the Sundance Film Festival. He is the co-founder, along with Michael Stipe, of C-Hundred Film Corp. Since its inception in 1987, C-Hundred's production credits include American Movie (1998), Spring Forward (2000), La Boda (2000), HBO's Stranger Inside (2001), Sleepy Time Gal (2001), Escuela (2002) and Brother to Brother (2003). McKay was a Rockefeller Fellow for 2001/2002 and is a Guggenheim Fellow for 2003/2004.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.
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