Joe Brown

Joe V. Brown

Assistant Professor

What I do

Joe Brown is an Assistant Professor of Media, Film & Journalism Studies. He is a documentary filmmaker who concentrates on the natural world, the relationships between humans and wildlife, and landscapes.

Professional Biography

Joe Brown is a filmmaker and educator based at the University of Denver. His documentary work has screened at: The Big Sky Documentary Film Festival; The International Wildlife Film Festival; The Wild & Scenic Film Festival; New Filmmakers, New York; the Birmingham Sidewalk Festival; the Dallas International Film Festival, and many more venues. Joe is particularly interested in environmental documentary and wildlife photography. He is active in the University Film & Video Association (UFVA) and is currently serving as the association's Vice President (2019-2021).


  • MFA, Radio, TV & Film, University of North Texas, 2013
  • MA, Mass Communication, University of Denver, 2010
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, University of Denver, 2010
  • BA, Double Major: Philosophy & History, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2007