Brandon Vedder is an award winning documentary filmmaker. His career began touring with and making films about musicians. His first release was the concert film Pearl Jam: Live at the Garden. In 2013 Brandon produced, edited and shot the acclaimed documentary La Source, narrated by Academy Award nominated actor, Don Cheadle. The award winning film had its World Premiere at AFI Docs and went on to play theatrically in NYC & LA. In 2015 Brandon directed, shot & edited A Certain Kind of Light, a documentary short that received six best short documentary awards and airs on PBS in early 2017. Brandon’s most recent release is In Pursuit of Silence, which premiered at SXSW in 2016, and also played at CPH:DOX, Full Frame, Sheffield Doc Fest, Rooftop Films & Ashland Film Festivals. The film will have international theatrical release in late 2016 through The Cinema Guild and RO*CO films. Brandon is currently a fellow with the San Francisco Film Society where he has a year long filmmakers residency working on his forthcoming film.

Photo by Charina Pitzel courtesy of KEXP

Photo by Charina Pitzel courtesy of KEXP