Author

JWE BW
 

John Wellington Ennis is a filmmaker and writer in Los Angeles, CA. He has been active in politics since high school in Evanston, IL. Ennis attended the film schools at USC and NYU and taught documentary filmmaking at UCLA Extension. His feature films include the Upright Citizens Brigade’s Wild Girls Gone starring Amy Poehler and Matt Walsh, FREE FOR ALL! One Dude’s Quest to Save Our Elections, and PAY 2 PLAY: Democracy’s High Stakes. He co-founded the election protection group VideoTheVote.org in 2006 and served as Executive Director for Public Interest Pictures, a 501 (c)(3) dedicated to electoral reform. His first book, Where Else But the Streets: A Street Art Dossier, chronicles political street art in Los Angeles. He hosts “Proper Propaganda,” featuring political hip hop, on Radio Free Brooklyn.