Jen Sachs is an award-winning director and motion graphics artist who lives and works in Los Angeles.  Her films utilize numerous styles and techniques to explore the complexity of non-fiction narratives and to reexamine stories misrepresented by traditional media sources.

Jen’s films, including The Velvet Tigress, Communications Factory, and Translations, have won several prizes for “Best Animation,” including a Student Academy Award.  They have screened in the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, and U.S. festivals including Sundance, Telluride, and Ann Arbor and have been programmed in over fifty international festivals in more than a dozen countries and as well as broadcast domestically on public television and cable.  In 2002, she was named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s “New Faces of Independent Film.”

A graduate of CalArts program of Experimental Animation, Jen balances her independent projects with work in theatrical, broadcast, and internet motion graphics.  Her commercial work for numerous Los Angeles design firms has broadcast on networks including MTV and CMT and screened in multiple theatrical releases.  She is represented by Six Point Media.

For more on the director visit  www.jensachs.com