Jordan Rae Herron Jordan Rae Herron

Director, Writer, Cinematographer, Cartoonist

Jordan Rae Herron is a Hispanic and Native American multimedia artist. A graduate from the University of New Mexico ’19, she has a BFA in Interdisciplinary Film and Digital Media and a BA in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. She also studied abroad at King’s College in London for Children’s Literature as well as studying in Ireland for Irish History and Literature.  

She interned with the New Mexico Film Office in Santa Fe throughout college. This gave her opportunities to work on many film sets around the state such as Disney’s Star Girl (Camera PA, Art Department PA, Props PA, Office PA) and Sylvan Esso’s PARAD(w/m)E music through Meow Wolf (Set PA). She has gone on to work with Universal Studios (BIOS – Set Dec PA, News Around the World – Office PA), Netflix (Army of the Dead – Office PA), and HBO (Unpregnant – Office PA, Art PA).

Jordan’s most recent work, Part of a Balanced Breakfast, is her directorial debut in a short narrative film.

Jordan Rae Herron’s Film Reel 2019:


Part of a Balanced Breakfast (2020) – comedy, surreal, fantasy

Independent Short Awards winner for Best Experimental Short, Best First Time Director (female), Best Dark Short Comedy 


PIGTAILS (2019) – experimental short, thesis

 Experiments in Cinema Vol. 15.1 International Experimental Film Festival 2020 participant 


         Classic Professional Super 8 Camera (owner)

         Red Camera Scarlet M-X

         ARRI Alexa Mini/Mini LF/LF/Amira/SXT

         Sony FS7

         Blackmagic Pocket Cinema 

         Cannon C 100 Mark II

         Bolex 16mm


MUSIC (flute):

Wild Flowers of the Mojave  

John King Cave

All the other arts: 

Moonstone Pop Up artist vendor 

Participant in Albuquerque’s 8th and 9th Annual Zine Fest

Participant in Phoenix’s 4th Annual Zine Festival 2019 

Solo Exhibit: (1/11-20/19) The Jordan Herron Show at the CFA Downtown Studio