Young LoveHigh School Student Directs Latest Julia Weldon ’05 Music Video
The latest video by singer and songwriter Julia Weldon ’05—featured in Billboard magazine—was directed by a 17-year-old high school student, Kevin von Puttkammer. Titled “Soon II,” the video shows the difficulty and complexity of high school romance and was shot at the director’s New Jersey high school.
The song is from Weldon’s second studio album, Comatose Hope, which was released in July. The songs on the album were inspired by Weldon’s experience in a coma after gender affirming surgery, the songwriter told Billboard.
Weldon and the student met on a visit to the high school on National Poetry Day.
“[National Poetry Day] is always a