Evelyn Lee is primarily recognized as a filmmaker and video artist. Her films have won awards at the San Francisco International Film Festival, and the Ann Arbor Film Festival, and have screened at such festivals as AFI Fest, Slamdance, and San Diego Comic Con. She was a Berlinale Talent, and a Film Independent Fellow. Her artwork has been shown at the A+D Museum, ANDLAB, and the Art Director’s Guild. She has also designed and directed commissioned work for various clients such as Sesame Street, Apple, Google, MTV, BET, and CBS Paramount. She received her MFA at CalArts and her undergraduate degree at Cornell University.

INDEPENDENTLY MADE FILM AWARDS:
Roy W. Dean Grant  Special Mention
Film Independent -  Project Involve Directing Fellow
Berlinale - Talent Campus #10
San Francisco International Film Festival - Golden Gate Award for Best Animated Short  (for Kanizsa Hill)
Ann Arbor Film Festival - Tom Berman Award for Most Promising Filmmaker  (for Kanizsa Hill)
STASH 64 (for Kanizsa Hill)
STASH 67 (for Dave Sardy)
Best of London International Animation Festival (for Kanizsa Hill)
Oscars Shorts List for Kanizsa Hill
INDEPENDENTLY MADE FILM PRESS:
Submarine Channel
Cartoon Brew
STASH
Film Threat
MovieMaker Magazine
Animation Magazine
INDEPENDENTLY MADE FILM SCREENINGS:
AFI Fest Los Angeles, Slamdance Film Festival, Comic-Con (San Diego), Los Angeles Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, St. Louis International Film Festival, Calgary International Film Festival, London International Animation Festival, Independent Film Festival of Boston  LIAF - London International Animation Film Festival, Melbourne International Animation Festival, Kracow Film Festival (Poland), Animanima (Serbia), KROK International Animated Film Festival (Ukraine and Russia), PANORAMA INTERNACIONAL DE CINE INDEPENDIENTE (Madrid, Spain), Glasgow Short Film Festival (UK), Cucalorus Film Festival, San Diego Asian Film Festival, l'Alternativa  - Barcelona Independent Film Festival, HollyShorts Film Festival, Moving Image Film Festival (Toronto) , Festival Internacional de Jovenes Realizadores de Granada (Spain), Gate City Womens Film Festival, Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, ONFILMFest, Fargo Film Festival, Arizona International Film Festival, and others.

ART EXHIBITIONS:
WIREFRAMES, A+D MUSEUM, Los Angeles, CA, 2018
RED, ANDLAB, Los Angeles, CA, 2016
Abstract Art Show, Art Director’s Guild, Gallery 800, Los Angeles, CA, 2015
Sandy Benefit Art Show, Scion Art Space, Hollywood, CA, 2012


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