Student Film Spotlight

Jonathan D'Ambrosio

The Whistle Student Films - mqdefaultJon is a 2013 graduate of The Motion Picture Production Program.  During his time at Motion Picture Institute he wrote, directed and produced several films.  He took the extraordinary step of making all this films period pieces which required additional time to reproduce a variety of eras.  They ranged from the early twentieth century African Serengeti to the nineteen thirties Germany.  All of Jon's films paid great attention to detail as he put a tremendous amount of effort into the production design of his films.


The Whistle


The Whistle is a story about a Jewish girl who escapes a regiment of German soldiers as they round up her family and neighbors to be taken to a concentration camp.