David Snyder, VP of Development, Jigsaw Productions

As Part of: Screening: CNN Film’s Death Row Stories
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Location: The Haven
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Dave Snyder is Jigsaw Productions’ Vice President of Development, working with Alex Gibney to expand the company into the fiction and non-fiction series television arena.   The first result of that effort, the documentary program Death Row Stories, featuring narration by Susan Sarandon and Executive Produced by Gibney and Robert Redford, premiered on CNN in March 2014, earning the #1 rating in its news demo time slot, eclipsing Fox and MSNBC combined.

Snyder has run shows ranging from World of Jenks for MTV to science series Dean of Invention with inventor Dean Kamen for Discovery Networks.  As a director, producer or writer, Snyder has worked on hits like Bravo’s Emmy-winning Queer Eye for the Straight Guy as well as his own films such as yeah no definitely, which starred Boardwalk Empire’s Vincent Piazza.   He’s created content for many channels including HBO, NBC, Bravo, Comedy Central, Logo, A&E, and HGTV, and has previously worked with production companies such as Oscar-winning @radical.media, Emmy-winning Moxie Firecracker, and Emmy-nominated World of Wonder.