Founder and president of Nüman Films, Jeff Newman is an internationally recognized producer, showrunner, writer and director for both unscripted and branded content. For over two decades, Jeff has traveled the world to produce a wide range of critically acclaimed non-fiction programming that have earned numerous accolades and awards. Highlights include a Gemini Award, multiple Summit Awards, two Telly Awards, a Golden Sheaf Award, and three Canadian Screen Award nominations including Best Director in a Factual Series. Jeff’s unique perspective, sense of adventure, and artistic sensibility have made him a sought-after collaborator in the industry.
Along with his network of trusted creative professionals, Jeff strives to create high-quality productions that capture the human spirit while challenging audiences to engage with the world around them. Whether sharing a uniquely authentic human story, or creating unforgettable branded content and commercials, Jeff has a passion for exploring all sides of life and the human experience. He lives and works in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.