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Shelly Yo

writer/director Moonwalk With Me
So Young Shelly Yo is a Korean-American filmmaker currently based in Los Angeles. She is a recent graduate of the MFA film program at Columba University, where her thesis film “Moonwalk With Me” was awarded faculty honors. Her short films have screened and received accolades at film festivals around the world including the Mecal Barcelona International Short Film Festival, Sarasota Film Festival, New Filmmakers LA as well as a handful of others. Prior to schooling, Shelly worked as a video editor for a tech company known as ZEFR & as an assistant in the freelance commercial film industry. Most recently, Shelly was selected to be a recipient of SFFILM's Sloan Science in Cinema Fellowship. Shelly is currently developing a proof-of-concept short for her first feature.