Emmy award winner Jean Shim started her career in television and directed television promos, feature trailers, and commercials. In 1997, she teamed up with New York based Telezign to launch their west coast office. As head Creative Director, a few of Shim’s credits include launching and directing image campaigns for the Sci-Fi Channel US/UK, a network launch for Samsung/Korea, and main titles for Rysher Entertainment and Buena Vista Television. Shim also re-launched The Learning Channel by conceptualizing, directing, and producing all their on and off-air commercials. In 1999, she started her own production company, Shim Films Inc., where she oversaw a staff of designers/directors and producers in Los Angeles and London. Current clients include ABC Inc., Disney, King World, 20th Century Fox, Hollywood Squares, Bloomberg Television, Jeopardy!, Wheel of Fortune, and A&E Network. With their focus now on producing independent film, Shim is gearing up for her directorial debut.
Tribeca All Access® | 2005