Jamie Lustberg is a multi award winning filmmaker. She has won three Emmy Awards, two Webby Awards, a Cine Golden Eagle and a Gracie Allen award. From 1996 - 2002, she was the lead visual arts producer for the Peabody Award winning PBS series ‘Egg The Arts Show’ as well as for WNET’s City Arts. Other clients include Mattel, the Disney Channel, HBO, Sundance channel and Discovery. She is a partner at Benjamin Productions Inc., which won a Peabody Award in 2010 for it’s television Series “Brick City.”

 

  Selected Director/Producer projects:
2014 Speak from the Heart, On going Web Campaign, Gilead/ Dramatic Health,
Puppies behind Bars, Producer, inmates training therapy dogs for vets with PTSD. G2P2 productions
One Bad Choice, Producer, MTV series. Optimum USA
2013 Jersey Strong – Series for Pivot TV – Consulting Producer, Brick City TV
Mother of murder – Pilot for Lifetime television, Co-executive Producer. Optimum USA
The Perfect Murder – Series for Discovery ID, Co-executive Producer. Kaufman Films.
Deadly Ambitions – Pilot for Bio Channel, Co-executive Producer. Optimum USA
Annual Film, Magen David Adom, Producer/Editor
Speak from the Heart, On going Web Campaign, Gilead/ Dramatic Health,
2012 Unfaithful Stories of Betrayal, Executive Producer – OWN Network, True Entertainment
CIU, Consulting Producer – A&E – Brick City TV LLC (pilot)
Speak from the Heart, Web Campaign (Webby Award Winner 2011 – Best Pharmaceutical site and Audience Choice Award, www.speakfromtheheart.com, Gilead/ Dramatic Health,
Chana’s Story, American Friends of Magen David Adom, Producer/Editor. Donor campaign story.
2011

Brick City Season two, Consulting producer, The Sundance Channel
Philip Pearlstein: Naked Vision, Producer/Story editor, short film on painter Philip Pearlstein. Official selection for the Durango film fest, Sebastopol Film fest, SENE Film Fest (WINNER), Albuquerque film fest, and the Sight Unseen Duluth Film Fest.
Speak from the Heart, On going Web Campaign, Gilead/ Dramatic Health,
Novartis/ Dramatic Health, “Caregivers”, Web Campaign for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s


2010

Brick City Season one, Consulting producer, The Sundance Channel
UJA Federation of NY Annual Campaign Film, “Reach Out”, Benjamin Productions
UJA Federation of NY, ‘Keepers of the Flame’ Honoree and historical video. Benjamin Productions


2009

“I Can Be a Songwriter”, for Mattel Entertainment. Benjamin Productions
UJA Annual Campaign Film, “I’ll Be There” Filmed in Moscow, Israel and NY, Benjamin Productions
Astra Zeneca/Dramatic Health, Nexium campaign for the Internet, “Patient Stories” www.purplepill.com
Novartis/Dramatic Health, Reclast Internet Spots, Barb’s story, Ariadne’s Story, Karen’s Story, 3 women with osteoporosis talk about their experiences with their treatment. www.reclast.com

2008

“Team Type I – Driven”, Sanofi Aventis/EURO, Internet webisodes that feature Team Type 1, a  collection of cyclist racers who are all afflicted with Type 1 diabetes. Sanofi Aventis/EURO
Hope in a Box,” Sanofi Aventis/EURO, Video for parents of children with Diabetes.
UJC Annual Campaign Films, ‘If not for the Children’ Israel, the FSU and USA. Benjamin Prod.
UJA Fed. Of NY Annual Campaign Film, “Put A Little Love in Your Heart” Benjamin Productions


2007

'UJC Annual Campaign Films', 3 short films on Poverty, the Elderly and Jewish Responsibility. Filmed in Israel, The Former Soviet Union and The United States.
'Hannah Montana – Learn to be a Pop Star' a half hour film for The Disney Channel.
'Learn to Be a Princess" a half hour film for Mattel Entertainment.
'Meet Loretha' – National TV Campaign for Insulin use.
'Mark, Julie and Prostate Cancer' – A couple's experience with the disease. Dramatic Health.


2006

‘Changing Lives’ – a half hour intimate look at the interaction between four doctors and their patients. NBC Philadelphia
‘Sisters By Choice’ – Relationships forged through Philanthropy. UJC.
‘The Making of The 12 Dancing Princesses’- Behind the scenes look at the animated film with the New York City Ballet.
‘Learn to Dance Like a Princess” a half hour dance film for Mattel Entertainment.
Sanofi/Aventis ‘Go Insulin’ Webisodes on the lives of two people with type 2 diabetes.

 

2005

‘Mystery Diagnosis’ – Three one-hour episodes on the journey people take to proper diagnosis. Discovery Channel/True Entertainment

 

2004

‘Why a Woman’s Gift’ A feminist look at women’s Philanthropy. The UJC.
‘Philip Pearlstein – Work in Progress’ A half-hour Hi-Def film on the artist, Philip Pearlstein. Gallery HD

 

2003-2004 

‘Baby’s Day’, ‘Musical Baby’, ‘Nature Baby’, and ‘Baby Moves.’ Four half-hour child development films for Mattel/Fisher-Price. Benjamin Productions

 

2002          

‘Going Home’ Women face the challenge of mothering from behind bars. HBO/Cinemax
‘Art and Outrage’ A historical look at Censorship in the Arts. Trio Network
‘Cory McAbee’ Musician/Artist segment for Sonic Cinema, The Sundance Channel.

 

2000-2002 

Egg The Arts Show – segments: ‘The History of Food in Art,’ ‘Shirin Neshat,’ ‘Paint by Numbers,’ ‘Mary     Zimmerman,’ and ‘Who Am I?’ - PBS.
‘School's In’ A one hour documentary special on six teachers across America. The Disney Channel. Benjamin Productions

 

  Additional Languages: French
Additional Skills: Movie Magic Budgeting, AICP Budgeting, Final Cut Express, Avid, and Photoshop