Canada’s Jennifer Matichuk

Filmmaker Jennifer Matichuk
Filmmaker Jennifer Matichuk

Jennifer Matichuk was born and raised in Alberta, Canada. At a very young age she started playing ice hockey. She performed and excelled at ice hockey and was easily able to reach a very high level in the sport. While in high school she had excelled in the sport so much that she had the maximum chances of being taken to attend and play the sport by top universities or colleges in the United States. In 2009, she was offered to attend and play ice hockey at Yale University, where she decided to locate.

While she was in Yale, Jennifer realized that she wanted more than just ice hockey. So, she moved from Yale to London to study British drama. After studying in London, Jennifer felt that she should immerse herself absolutely in the well known world of Yale theatre which has given great personalities to the industry like Claire Danes, Edward Norton, Meryl Streep and many more.

Jennifer very soon became a known technical director and also a prominent set director and was working on a number of productions which were to the core professional. She was managing a lot of things at the same time as she was fulfilling the requirements of her film studies simultaneously as well as practicing her favorite sport ice hockey for 35 hrs a week. Film studies had a requirement that she learned production as well as dig deep into the critical world of films. During her studies in the film world, for her thesis she wrote a screenplay and directed and shot many small and short scenes.

After, she became a graduate from the university her mind was clear that she wanted to make a film. So, she moved to Los Angeles. There she got a job as a manager of social media with Rhett & link, inc. Jennifer at the back of her mind knew that she would have to work really very hard to make a name and mark in the industry. She actually has made an excellent social media presence for the company online. She collaborated with You Tube and Google. In the world of the internet she has become an outstanding social media innovator. On the other hand, she is a big part of the crossfit community in west Hollywood. All of the opportunities that come her way she works on including music videos, films and a lot of other shoots. She has in the past been Assistant Camera, Assistant Director, production and Editor Assistant on a lot of important shoots and many more are still to come. Jennifer is working her own way with full understanding of online presence and marketing.