Evelyn Lee is a filmmaker and artist. After receiving her MFA at CalArts in animation and her undergraduate degree at Cornell University she has worked on feature films, television episodes, and commercials as an animator, a motion designer, and a visual effects artist with clients that include Apple, Google, MTV, BET, and shows such as Entourage, House, CSI, and films such as Forgetting Sarah Marshall and The Rocker. She directed and animated branded content short films for Scion, Toyota, and Sesame Street. In 2009, her short film, Kanizsa Hill, won Best Animated Short at San Francisco International Film Festival, Most Promising Filmmaker at Ann Arbor, and was on the Oscars shortlist for animated short films. She was a Berlinale Talent in 2012, and a Film Independent Project Involve Fellow in 2013. She is currently working on her next short film, Graveyard Spiral, and is developing a feature film.

INDEPENDENTLY MADE FILM AWARDS:
Film Independent - 2012-2013 Project Involve Directing Fellow
Berlinale - 2012 Talent Campus #10
San Francisco International Film Festival - Golden Gate Award for Best Animated Short at 2009 (for Kanizsa Hill)
Ann Arbor Film Festival - Tom Berman Award for Most Promising Filmmaker at 2009 (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 2009 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, London International Animation Festival, 
San Francisco International Film Festival, Ann Arbor Film 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)  St. Louis International Film Festival, Calgary International Film Festival, 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

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
Yellow Star, Tjaden Hall,  Ithaca, NY, 2004
Art Show, Rome, Italy, 2002


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