Jason Tippet

Jason Tippet is a filmmaker living in Los Angeles. During his final year at CalArts, he directed the documentary short Thompson, which played Sundance and won the Jury Award at SXSW. In 2012, he directed with Elizabeth Mims the acclaimed documentary Only the Young, which was released theatrically by Oscilloscope. Jason was named as one of the “25 New Faces of Independent Film” by Filmmaker magazine and the National Board of Review named Only the Young one of its top five films of the year. Jason is currently directing on the new season of Drunk History. His first book of photography, Heading to Bill’s for Cigarettes, is out now through Oscilloscope.

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RT @OscopeLabs: Jason Tippet's monograph HEADING TO BILL'S FOR CIGARETTES showcases the eccentric Los Angeles neighborhood of Atwater Villa…

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How I Rediscovered My Love of Storytelling Through Street Photography

By Jason Tippet | December 12, 2019

How I Rediscovered My Love of Storytelling Through Street Photography

Documentarian Jason Tippet on the backstory to his first book of photography, Heading to Bill’s for Cigarettes, out now through Oscilloscope.