PJ Letofsky is a Director, Producer specializing in International Art and Culture documentaries. Neutra- Survival Through Design on Austrian American Architect Richard Neutra, debuted in Berlin, and Palm Springs Modernism Week in 2019. It won the Newport Beach FF Audience Award, and screened at Toronto Hot Docs, Rotterdam ADFF, Sao Paulo Mostra FF, Milan Design FF, Vancouver Intl, Tallinn Estonia’s Kumu Museum, and more (before covid kicked in). Tarkovsky: Time Within Time, based on the Russian director Andrei Tarkovsky’s Diary, was filmed in Moscow, Rome, and Paris, premiering in Sao Paulo 2015. His first film, Polly’s GlobalWalk, on his sisters’ 5 year walk around the world for Breast Cancer, premiered for the Mayo Clinic, and was broadcast on PBS (2010).
PJ was born and raised in Minneapolis and studied piano and photography from age 6. He started Directing/ Producing with his Minneapolis cable show TV Party (43 episodes) covering the local arts scene. A seasoned pianist singer songwriter, PJ had his rock bands on the road for 12 years before moving into film, studying at UCLA.
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