Jackie Stone is an award winning director/writer and a graduate of New York University's Tisch School of The Arts. Stone has a penchant for visual story telling, delivering poetic and precise work through visually stunning work. Stone has won numerous awards and grants for her work including: The BET Best Short Award at BronzeLens International Film Festival and Best Short at The Harlem International Film Festival, Best Director at Diversity in Cannes, the Jerome Foundation Filmmaker Grant (2009 and 2015), New York State Council of the Arts (2009), Warner Brothers Production Grant, Vague Production Grant, Kodak Production Awards (2001) and the Fotokem Post Production Grant. She made history by having two films nominated for the HBO Short Film Award at Martha's Vineyard African-American Film Festival in 2017 and was an AICP finalist for her spec commercial work.
Jackie's films have screened at numerous festivals including the American Black Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival, LA Film Festival Project Involve Showcase, Bermuda International Film Festival, Tallahassee International Film Festival, Durango International Film Festival, Langston Hughes African American Film Festival, Sistas Are Doin' It For Themselves Film Festival, BERC Film Festival, Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival, Cannes Short Film Corner, Black Star International Film Festival, Bronzelens International Film Festival, Afrikana Film Festival, Gary International Film Festival, California African American Museum and HBO Network. She was both a screenwriting finalist for the Sundance Institute and the Nickelodeon fellowship. She was a Project Involve Directing Fellow 2012-2013 and now serves as CEO and Chief Content Creator of Enchant TV, a digital network.