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Jonathan M. Parisen (born 26 December 1971) is an Americanmarker film-maker and painter who wrote, produced and directed Stairwell: Trapped in the World Trade Center, the first dramatization of the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York Citymarker.

Parisen has directed four feature films:

In 1997 Parisen co-wrote Class of Nuke ’Em High Part 4, the still unproduced sequel to the popular Troma Studios series Class of Nuke ’Em High.

Parisen serves on the board of the Rec-Youth Multimedia film festival (film festival showcasing youth produced movies) which occurs once a year at Tribecca Cinemas in New York City.

Parisen worked as an instructor of Journalism and Television performance at the Connecticut Schools of Broadcasting which declared bankruptcy in 2009.

In 2003 and 2004, Parisen worked as a television reporter for Time Warner Cable in New York City. He covered such stories as the Port Mobil Explosion in February 2003, the 2003 North America blackout, and the 2003 Staten Island Ferry crash

In June 2006 Parisen was one of over two hundred film directors who worked on the documentary A Broad Way which is due out in late 2007.

As of December 2008, Parisen is in production on a film inspired by the internet suicide of Florida teenager Abraham Biggs, the film is entitled "Watch Me Die." The film Starring Alan Serrano will have a cast of hundreds of actors who will be portraying on-line viewers of a college students public death on the internet.

Parisen can be seen in the Ron Pearlman horror film "I Sell The Dead" which was released in 2008.

Parisen has been interviewed about his work in films,as a still photographer and as a painter by ABC News, NY1 News and "Beyond Race" Magazine where he was compared to artist Andy Warhol in their similarities in being involved in different art forms.

As a painter, still photographer and an avant-garde filmmaker Parisen goes under the name Jon Par.

January 2009 under the name Jon Par he began work on the first of what will be one thousand minimalists films in the year 2009. To date he has made over 800. Many of the films star actors Alan Serrano and Mario Johnson.

March 2009 Parisen had the first showing of his paintings at the CCCP Gallery in Brooklyn, New York.

Parisen has recently stepped into the music field managing rap artist Rob Frank.

May 2009 Parisen began work on "The Cup of Noodles Project" an art project featuring art books and paintings of "Cup of Noodles" that he has been leaving in public places for people to find and keep. To date Parisen has made 47 art books containing a total of 3000 drawings of the Cup of Noodles image and 9 paintings.

June 2009 Parisen was rushed to the hospital where emergency surgery was performed on him to remove his gall bladder. Parisen was released from the hospital eight days after the surgery was performed.

August 2009 Parisen has wrapped up production on his fifth feature film "Watch Me Die" which is scheduled to be released in late 2009.

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