Jay Neill, a seasoned professional in the film industry, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to iFILMthings. His dedication to the art of filmmaking is evident in his meticulous research and unique content creation process. Jay is not only a content creator but also a consultant, teacher, and sought-after public speaker in the film industry. His hands-on approach includes visiting film locations, interviewing industry insiders, and providing insights that are rarely found elsewhere.
Jay believes in democratizing film education, ensuring that resources are accessible to all aspiring filmmakers. His work has been featured on platforms like Medium and AffiliateResources.org, offering guidance on everything from Final Cut Pro to monetizing Twitch streams.
Jay’s academic journey is as diverse as his professional one. He holds a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Victoria, a diploma in Radio Communications from the National Institute of Broadcasting, and a certificate in New Media and Internet Technology from the ComputerMaster Institute of Technology. Further enhancing his credentials, Jay completed the Motion Picture Production Program at Pacific Design Academy and earned an Adobe Premiere Pro certification.
Outside his professional sphere, Jay is a film enthusiast with a rich background in film trivia and a former stunt double, showcasing his deep connection to the film world. He enjoys engaging with other film aficionados, discussing movies and their deeper meanings.
Jay is currently developing an innovative iFILMthings online community and training portal, designed to cater to filmmakers at all skill levels. This project reflects his commitment to expanding and enriching the filmmaking community.