Jon Behrens

Jon Behrens is a Seattle-based filmmaker and composer. His films have been screened at film festivals, colleges, and museums throughout the world since the early 1980s, including screenings at Antimatter Film Festival Canada, Seattle International Film Festival, TIE Film Festival Colorado, London Underground Film Festival, Crossroads Film Festival San Francisco, Festival International des Cinemas Differents et Experimentaux in Paris, Alternative Film and Video festival in Novi Beograd Serbia, Sydney Underground Film Festival, Festival des Cinémas Différents de Paris, and many others. His work ranges from personal film diaries to abstract hand-painted, optically-printed works. In addition to filmmaking, Behrens has created sound designs for most of his own films starting about 10 years ago, as well as non-film-related compositions.

Behrens is also the co-founder and co-director of the Interbay Cinema Society, which produces the Engauge Experimental Film Festival.