JACQUELINE (Jac) GARES is a New York-based filmmaker FREE CeCe! is her first documentary feature film. For five years, Jac served as producer and supervising producer of IN THE LIFE on public television, her work garnered awards from NLGJA, GLAAD, and Webbys. She produced specials and documentaries for the History Channel, Food Network, USA Networks and PBS's premiere non-fiction film showcase, P.O.V./The American Documentary. Her documentary, about genetic testing and Alzheimer’s Disease, UNRAVELED, won a Freddie Award in 2008; her short film REMNANT won a TELLY Award in 1999. FREE CeCe! won the Audience Award at BlackStar Film Festival in 2016 and will become available for educational distribution this Fall.