Jon Lefkovitz is the director and editor of Rubber Soul, a feature film about John Lennon, which premiered at the South by Southwest Film Festival and was awarded the Founders Prize by Michael Moore at the Traverse City Film Festival. He co-edited Jeff Deutchman's election documentary 11/8/16, distributed by The Orchard theatrically and on Netflix & Amazon. Jon's acclaimed feature-length documentary Sight & Sound: The Cinema of Walter Murch was viewed and enjoyed by the legendary film editor and sound designer himself.
Jon has also edited commercials and trailers for clients including Sony, Disney, Paramount, FX, Tribeca Film and Starz, as well as dozens of mashups that have been published by The Huffington Post, Slate and The Onion A.V. Club.
Jon lives with his wife Talia, sons Emmett and Shiloh and dog Beta in the great city of Pittsburgh where he is editing the feature-length documentary Clemente and teaching filmmaking at Point Park University and Steeltown.
photo by Sharon West
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