J.J. Starr is a producer, journalist, and award-winning documentary filmmaker from Chicago. Starr has produced 70+ digital videos, documentaries, and web-based commercials spanning five continents.

His first feature documentary, The Dust on Our Feet (2014) won several awards including "Best Documentary Feature" at the Illinois International Film Festival and "Best Social-Issue Film" at the Costa Rica International Film Festival.

He is the founder of Falling Kid, LLC which exists to see the beauty and joy within humanity and share those using the art of storytelling.