Ju Lee is a German and French director. Born in Munich, she studied Film Arts at the Panthéon-Sorbonne University in Paris where she earned a Master’s degree. She then attended the University of Television and Film Munich to study Film Direction.
Her documentaries and fictional shorts have been screened at many international festivals including Hofer Filmtage, the Max Ophüls Prize Film Festival and Hot Docs Toronto. Ju Lee has won several Awards as well as a nomination for the Grimme Award.
FIRST STEPS AWARDS – Commercial Award
NEW YORK FESTIVALS – Second Prize
SPOTLIGHT FESTIVAL – Gold Award (professional jury)
SPOTLIGHT FESTIVAL – Bronze Award (audience)
YOUNG DIRECTOR AWARD – Shortlist
AD STARS – Silver Award