Jamezz attended Columbia College of Chicago, where Chicago film pioneer Ronn Pitts took him under his wing. His first student film HOME SWEET HOME became a teacher’s favorite at Columbia and earned him a special achievement grant. Jamezz worked multiple crew position on countless student films, but really found his passion in directing and photography. Upon his senior year Jamezz decided to focus on more independent project and completing his first feature film CARTER’S GAMES, summer 2015 a week after his graduation.
Incorporating film and photography into his daily life Jamezz had reached over 17,000 views in its debut music video. Jamezz used that momentum and directing more music video, vlogs and event photography. His profile includes Karen Civil, R Kelly, Young Jezzy, Meek Mill, Kash Doll, Bandman Kevo, DJ Farley Jackmaster Funk, Saleem Music Group, Charismatic Solution and Zo Enterprise. His work was featured in World Star Hip Hop, All Hip Hop and Hip Hop Weekly.
Jamezz joined I Am We as a photography instructor in 2016. He is passionate about putting cameras in teen’s hands. He believes that it is vital to empower the next generation of storytellers, peace makers and positive change agents through the many facets of art, including film and photography.