Jeff Heinzl

Biography

Jeff Heinzl recently completed his Ph.D. in Film and Media Studies at the University of Pittsburgh. His dissertation, titled “Feel It All Around: Art Music Video, Art Cinema, and Spectatorship in the Streaming Era,” described an emerging trend in contemporary music video characterized by narrative disruptions similar to those featured in classical and contemporary art cinema. He is currently working on multiple projects whose subjects range from hip-hop music video production companies to the repurposing of antiquated televisions as objets d’art.