ABOUT J

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J Stevens (they/them) is a Calgary-born, Toronto-based filmmaker. With over a decade of experience behind the camera, J’s mission is to continue bringing dynamic, personal and visually captivating LGBTQ+ content to the forefront. 

J is the co-creator, cinematographer and director of the high-energy 10-episode mockumentary series, Slo Pitch (OutTV / IFC), which was recently renewed for season 2 with IFC/AMC. J is currently a director on Syfy’s upcoming Astrid & Lilly Save the World. 

DEFUND, a short film J was the cinematographer of will have its world premiere at TIFF 2021. They have been awarded the LGBTQ+ Spotlight Award at the 2020 TO Web Fest for Slo Pitch, as well as the Best Canadian Short at the 2019 Inside Out LGBT Film Festival for Soft Spot.