Cassie Jaye is a filmmaker based in the San Francisco Bay Area and the Founder & CEO of Jaye Bird Productions. She has directed and produced over a dozen films and commercials. Her films combined have screened at over 40 film festivals, winning 15 awards including Best Documentary at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema for “Daddy I Do”, four Telly Awards for “The Right to Love: An American Family”, and the Audience Favorite Award for her short film “The Story of GoldieBlox” in GE’s Focus Forward Filmmaker Competition. Goodby Silvertstein & Partners hired Jaye to direct Xfinity Comcast’s “Emily’s Oz” documentary advert which has garnered much praise and won a Cannes Lion award in 2015. Jaye’s documentary films have been reviewed by the NY Times, LA Times, LA Weekly, Variety, Huffington Post, New York Post, and the Hollywood Reporter among others. Her latest feature documentary film “The Red Pill” was released in Fall 2016.


2017 – The Red Pill

2012 – The Right To Love

2012 – The Story of Goldieblox

2010 – Daddy I Do

  • Winner – Best Documentary – Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema
  • Winner – Best Documentary – Cannes Independent Film Festival
  • Winner – Best Documentary – Action on Film International Film Festival
  • Winner – Best Docu-Drama – Bare Bones Film Festival
  • Winner – Audience Award – Columbia Gorge International Film Festival
  • Nominated – Best Female Director – Action on Film International Film Festival
  • Honorable Mention – Best Documentary – Los Angeles International Film Festival

2009 – Faces Overlooked

  • Winner – Second Prize – Faces of Hunger in America Film Competition

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