Jacob Foltz is an award-winning editor, filmmaker, After Effects artist and podcaster based in Seattle. He has edited commercial campaigns for major brands including Budweiser, Hydro Flask, Harmonix, BECU, Washington's Lottery, Visit Seattle, and Chateau Ste. Michelle. 

He has received numerous awards for his commercial and film work, including “Best in Show” from the Seattle Addy Awards for his project Crowdsourced Cabernet

While earning a B.A. in Creative Writing and a minor in Film Studies at Western Washington University, Jacob found time to direct over twenty short films, a thirty minute narrative film, a feature length documentary, and edited countless more. 

In addition to being a sought after editor, Jacob is an accomplished director and producer. His last film, The Game of Kubb was voted Audience Favorite out of 62 teams at the Seattle 48 Hour Film Challenge. 

Outside of work, Jacob hosts two movie-based podcasts, Cinema Therapy & Back To Back Films and pursues his ever elusive goal of making the perfect pizza dough.

You can find Jacob on Letterboxd, Facebook, and Vimeo.


AWARDS

ADVERTISING

2019 ADDYs Seattle

Silver -  Digital Advertising Social Media
"Let’s Unwrap This Town" — Visit Seattle
creative, stop motion designer

2019 Healthcare Ad Awards

Merit Award — New Media
"Funding The Future of Healthcare" — Providence Ventures
producer, sound editor

2017 ADDYs Seattle

Silver -  Single Execution Social Media 
"March Madness" — DeVry University
video editor

2016 ADDYs Seattle

Silver - Digital Advertising Social Media 
"The World's First E.C.O." — Columbia Crest
editor, stop motion designer

2015 ADDYs Seattle

Best of Show
"Crowdsourced Cabernet" — Columbia Crest
editor, videographer, animator

2015 ADDYs Seattle

Gold -  Digital Advertising Social Media 
"Crowdsourced Cabernet" — Columbia Crest
editor, videographer, animator

FILM FESTIVALS

2019 Tacoma Film Festival

Official Selection
"The Good, The Bad, & Vanessa"
editor, title designer, sound designer

2017 48 Hour Film Project Seattle

Audience Choice
"The Game of Kubb"
director, motion graphics designer

2017 Jerome Indie Film and Music Festival

Official Selection
"Office Batman"
producer, after effects artist

2017 Phoenix Film Festival

Official Selection
"L.A.S.E.R. Pen"
producer, title designer

2017 Almost Famous Film Festival

3rd Place
"Office Batman"
producer, after effects artist

2017 Almost Famous Film Festival

Audience Choice
"Office Batman"
producer, after effects artist

2017 Phoenix Film Festival

Official Selection
"L.A.S.E.R. Pen"
producer, title designer

2016 IFP Breakout Film Challenge

Best Picture
"L.A.S.E.R. Pen"
producer, title designer

2016 IFP Breakout Film Challenge

Best Poster Design
"L.A.S.E.R. Pen"
poster designer

2013 Washington State Studio Network

Winter Showcase Official Selection
"Facade"
director, editor, colorist, videographer

2013 WWU Scholars Week

Short Film Nomination
"The Memory of a Duck - A Personal Documentary"
director, editor, videographer