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Jessie Kahnweiler
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Jessie Kahnweiler is an artist and filmmaker whose short film, “Meet My Rapist,” debuted at the 2014 Slamdance Film Festival. Currently, Kahnweiler is developing several TV projects, including "Skinny Bitch," a comedy about women, bodies and food. She makes films to make the world feel like home and lives in Los Angeles with her plants.

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Jessie lives in Los Angeles with her plants.

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I Made a Film About My Rape and Now I Can't Get Laid

(200) Comments | Posted April 22, 2014 | 9:19 AM

"OMG! You're the rape girl!" she screams, as I light up my cigarette outside the Koreatown bar I'll never remember the name of. An adorable girl with a pixie cut proceeds to wrap her tunic around me as her nose ring gets caught in my Jewfro like we're in a...

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Breaking Up With My Rapist

(5) Comments | Posted October 15, 2013 | 3:14 PM

"When you slap me on the ass without asking, it really reminds me of the time..." I look back at my boyfriend for the evening, a man I met two hours earlier in the bathroom line at one of SoHo's most exclusive (douchey) clubs. After a night of buying me...

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My God Plays Hard to Get

(58) Comments | Posted June 6, 2013 | 10:15 AM

"Jessie! Turn around so I can film you throwing up!" Addie, my Israeli cinematographer, barked as tear gas engulfed us signaling the protest had officially begun. I turned toward the camera and finished hacking up the remaining smoke from my lungs before signaling a cut. The scene was over. I...

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