Jay Kuehner is an independent Seattle based film programmer, writer, and educator. He is curator of Veracity: New Documentary Cinema, a film series dedicated to creative non-fiction cinema from around the world, and Pulsos Latinos: Films From The Frontier of Latin American Cinema, both presented in Seattle. He has taught classes and workshops on the history of documentary film and evaluations of 21st century cinema. As critic, his work has appeared in Cinema Scope, Senses of Cinema, Film Comment, IndieWire and Sight and Sound, among others.