No results.

Jenn Lindsay: Documentary Films and Videos

Dr. Jenn Lindsay is a social scientist and documentary filmmaker who has been crafting compelling stories about social and religious diversity since 2005. She is based in Rome, Italy, and teaches as a Lecturer in Sociology and Communications at John Cabot University, Saint John's University, and the University of California Education Abroad Program.

She completed her PhD in the Social Science of Religion at Boston University in 2018. She holds a Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary in New York City, a BA in playwriting from Stanford University, and a certificate in arts management from Yale School of Drama. In 2017 she completed a Master course in Sociology from Università Roma Tre.

As a social scientist, Jenn specializes in the study of religious difference and interfaith dialogue.

For a decade prior to graduate study, Jenn worked in the film and music industries as a composer, film editor, performer and documentary filmmaker. Her ten studio albums are available on Spotify, iTunes and at

Dr. Jenn can be contacted via

Minding Shadows: a Documentary Film by Jenn Lindsay (trailer)

5 minute work sample of the in-progress documentary film Minding Shadows by Jenn Lindsay.

This documentary follows a Rwandan Buddhist monk whose story offers a portrait of resilience, courage, and wisdom. This journey from devastation to enlightenment tells the story of how a survivor of genocide becomes a Buddhist monk to pursue peace and help other people conquer their traumas.



Powered by Vimeo Pro