‘...about language and power and ownership and the spaces that sit between words’
Jon Staley is a producer, writer, director and social entrepreneur with a background in education, theatre and film. He has been involved in establishing the youth media social enterprise Youthworx—taking the seed idea of using creative media to engage highly marginalised young people and build a sustainable model. Over the past six years he has successfully overseen the development and production of over 200 commissioned short films while training and mentoring young people as film producers. Most recently he co-wrote and directed the short film Brown Paper Bag based on a story by Boori Monty Pryor.Log in to view this article.