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Jon Ayon Alonso

Jon Ayon Alonso

Documentary Film and Video
B.A., San Francisco State University, 2017

About

Jon Ayon is a Mestizx (Comcáac/Opata/Pipil/Xicanx/Salvadoreñx) filmmaker from LA. He began his career directing music videos for punk & indie bands in the Pacific Northwest. In Oakland, he worked as a Camera Operator and Editor for KDOL-TV & graduated from San Francisco State University’s School of Cinema with honors. His work has earned him awards from The Annenberg Foundation, The Caucus for Producers, Writers, & Directors, The SF Emmys, and American Zoetrope. Currently, Ayon is an MFA candidate in the Documentary Film program at Stanford. He has worked as an editor on the films HOODIETHE CELINE ARCHIVE, & ALICE STREET and as a writer for LOWER BOOM. Ayon’s films highlight issues pertaining to the Latinx Diaspora such as Indigeneity, colonialism, & generational trauma.

Work

Jun 2020
Mar 2020
Dec 2019

Events

March 5, 2021

Free

ONLINE - Vimeo.com
February 26, 2021

Free

ONLINE - Vimeo.com
December 10, 2019

Free

Cubberley Auditorium