Jay Cheel is a filmmaker from ST.CATHARINES, Ontario. His feature debut, Beauty Day, premiered at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City as part of their Canadian Front programming series. The film was also an official selection at the Hot Docs international film festival and was nominated in the 'Best Documentary' category of the 2012 Genie Awards. His second feature, how to build a time machine, premiered at the hot docs international film festival and went on to screen at afi docs, the rotterdam international film festival, and doc nyc. jay is also the co-host of film junk, the internet's longest running film podcast.