Jeff Stimmelâ€™s most recent film project is the doc "Serfbliss" currently in Post-Production. Jeff won an Emmy in 2009 for the critically acclaimed doc â€œThe Art Of Failure: Chuck Connelly Not For Saleâ€. An official selection to the Los Angeles Film Festival, the film aired on HBO and the BBC in England. It was also broadcast on ARTE in France and Germany. Jeff Stimmel has worked in film and television production for over 15 years. He is a film graduate of The University Of Pittsburgh and has directed several films including many shorts, both narrative and non-narrative. Among his films are â€œThe McCain Family Watchâ€ for PolitiTUDE, â€œSomebody Elseâ€™s Dreamâ€, â€œWait Ernesto!â€ â€œSomebody Elseâ€™s Movieâ€, â€œDivinityâ€ and the short narrative â€œAfter The Worldâ€ which has recently been selected to the Vermont International Film Festival. Before directing, Mr. Stimmel had worked for many years as a Line Producer/Production Manager for New York Times Television and Discovery Communications. In addition, he has also produced several independent features among them, â€œThe Ketchup Kingâ€, â€œThe Studioâ€ and â€œState of the Artistâ€.