Julius Jefferson (they/he) is a Chicago-bred filmmaker with specialization in directing, writing, and editing. A graduate of Southern Illinois University's Cinema program. Julius' work in film includes their surreal sketches & bumpers in the Regional Emmy-winning program alt.news 26:46, editing award-winning feature film DA BIG ZIP, and freelance editorial work for clients such as G/O Media (The Root & The Takeout), Cars.com, Pita Pita Mediterranean Grill, and UChicago Arts.
As of 2021, Julius is currently producing music videos for Midwest bands and artists, finishing up a comedy script that they plan to produce this Fall, and released MY NIGGA WHITE JESUS, their latest short film that has won the Special Jury Awards at the 6th Andromeda Film Festival and the 1st Gladiator Film Festival.

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