Jason Sussberg

Filmmaker, Bill Nye: Science Guy

Jason Sussberg is a documentary filmmaker focusing on the art and humanity in STEM. He started his career working in sports television as a producer/editor for the San Francisco Giants and the Golden State Warriors. After receiving a M.F.A. at Stanford University, he and fellow director David Alvarado founded Structure Films, a science storytelling production company.

They directed and produced The Immortalists, a film about two scientists trying to find the cure for aging; and Bill Nye: Science Guy, a film about a science educator and his quest to change the world with science.

He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Live Event Appearances

Podcast Guest Appearances

Bill Nye: Science Guy

Nov 6 2017 - 1:15pm

Sifting through the Trump administration’s misleading statements on climate change can be a daunting task. That’s where scientist Bill Nye comes in. The Science Guy is on a quest to set the record straight when it comes to anti-scientific thinking and climate denial.

Bill Nye, Television Host, Science Educator
Jason Sussberg, Filmmaker, Bill Nye: Science Guy

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at the Marines' Memorial Theater in San Francisco, CA on November 6, 2017.

Al Gore and Bill Nye

Looking for a movie that takes climate science to the masses? In the first part of this week’s episode, former Vice President Al Gore joins Climate One along with co-directors Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk to talk about the making of their 2017 movie AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER and the solutions that it offers. In the second part, TV’s Bill Nye is joined by director Jason Sussberg, who shadowed Nye as he goes toe-to-toe with outspoken climate deniers and travels the world to show the causes and effects of climate change in the 2017 documentary Bill Nye Science Guy.