That's My Jazz

About the Film:

Finding himself at a crossroads, Milt II, a pastry chef with a jazz legend father, pushes the button to turn back time.


Ben Proudfoot

14 min



James Beard Foundation Broadcast Media Awards – Best Documentary • The Webby Awards – Best Editing, People’s Choice • Windrider International Short Film Showcase – Best Documentary • Vimeo Staff Pick


Nòt Film Festival – Nominee, Best Superdoc Short • Walla Walla Movie Crush – Nominee, Best Documentary Short • Tribeca Film Festival • HotDocs

The W – 8 min

The W host, Craig Detweiler, meets with filmmaker, Ben Proudfoot, to talk about discovering the story of Milt Abel II, leading a team during COVID-19 and building bridges.