Jared Hess
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1979
Birth Place:
Preston, ID

Biography

Though borne out of an LDS subculture that produced evangelically oriented films, writer-director Jared Hess emerged with a quirky, offhanded body of work that bore little if any resemblance to that of his peers. A native of Idaho, Hess attended Brigham Young University; from a very young age, he harbored ambitions of writing and directing his own films and could often be found with a camera in...