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. She was a Berlinale Talent, and a Film Independent Fellow. She has designed and directed commissioned work for various clients such as Sesame Street, Toyota, Apple, Google, MTV, BET, and CBS Paramount. She received her MFA at CalArts and her undergraduate degree at Cornell University.