J Stevens (they/them) is a Calgary-born 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 mockumentary series, Slo Pitch (IFC/OutTV), which recently aired season 2 on IFC and AMC+. J directed two episodes of Astrid & Lilly Save the World (Crave, Syfy). J also directed on season two of Sort Of (HBO Max, CBC).
J received a Best Directorial Achievement in a Comedy Series nomination at the Directors Guild of Canada Awards 2022 for Astrid & Lilly Save The World. J was named one of Playback Magazine's 'Top 10 Filmmakers To Watch 2022' and was selected for the TIFF Filmmakers Lab 2022 as well as one of their Every Story Fellows.
J is represented by Play Management.
J is a Directors Guild of Canada Member and the Canadian Society of Cinematographers Associate Member.