Jessica Poon

Los Angeles

JESSICA POON (*1990) is a LA-based animation director from Hong Kong. She graduated from California Institute of the Arts’ Character Animation program. Her work concerns humanity and interpersonal relationships. She is also interested in the philosophical aspects in politics, as well as geography and geometries. Her film APRIL 21 has been awarded the International Young Film Makers Award at 13.up-and-comingInternational Film Festival Hannover (2015).

Filmography

I swim, but only in the sea (in-progress); April 21 (2014); Brutalism (2014); Origin (2011); Follow the Rabbit (2010).