Spencer Films, based in Newton, MA, was founded in 1999 when Jen Kaplan starting making her first hour length documentary "Mixed Blessings:  The Challenges of Raising Children in a Jewish-Christian Family."  Please visit the website.

She now specializes in short promotional films for organizations and businesses and works on documentaries on social issues. 


Some of these organizations include:

  • Brandeis University

  • Keshet

  • Boston Jewish Film Festival

  • Combined Jewish Philanthropies

  • Mayyim Hayyim Community Mikveh & Education Center

  • LimmudBoston, Inc.

  • Women in Film and Video


She has worked in marketing, fundraising and program development for non-profits including:

  • The Girl Scouts

  • Connecticut Public Broadcasting

  • OutFilm CT

  • New Jersey Apartment Association

  • Boston Jewish Film Festival

  • Filmmakers Collaborative

  • The American Jewish Committee

  • LimmudBoston, Inc.


For information on having her help you with a film for your business or organization, please contact Jen via email or call 617-997-6511.