Steeped in a strong oral tradition, Jeff at an early age he knew he wanted to be a storyteller and through directing he found his voice. An accomplished dialogue director, working with real people, his ability to communicate and genuinely connect with people has been a driving force in his success.

Known for beautiful film, Jeff ‘s work for The Salvation Army integrated campaign features moving stories about humanity and help, and was featured in Communication Arts magazine. Jeff turned his attention to football in small town America in the compelling short documentary “6” which premiered at the SXSW Film Festival. Bednarz captured the spirit and inspirational portraits of the people of Pin Point, Georgia in his award-winning film “Take Me To The Water,” earning Best Documentary at the 2012 Charleston International Film Festival.