STORYVILLE FILMS is a production company founded by Oscar nominated director Oren Jacoby to develop and create films and series driven by strong personal narratives of conscience and courage. Jacoby and award-winning filmmakers Julie Cohen and Betsy West are principal producer/directors at Storyville.
Recent films: RBG (Magnolia, Participant & CNN Films), premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival followed by an extended theatrical release. Shadowman (Film Movement & Amazon Prime) debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival and ran theatrically in 2017. MAKERS (AOL & PBS, 2011) a multi-platform project and RiskTakers, (Bloomberg, 2011-12) were both developed and produced by Storyville. Jacoby’s documentary Sister Rose's Passion (HBO Films) was nominated for an Academy Award in 2005.