Daewon Kim




San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, 2018

-       Master of Fine Arts in Cinema Department

-       Concentration in Film Directing, Editing and Animation


San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, 2013

-       Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Department

-       Concentration in Film Directing and Editing


Dong-Ah Institute of Media, Ansung, Korea, 2002

-       Department of Theater and Film

-       3 years’ Professional program in Film Studies and Film Production





Director, Writer and Editor

His World, Short film, HD Digital, 2017

- Selected by Yofifest Film Festival 2017

Light, Short film, HD Digital, 2015

Circle, Short film, HD Digital, 2015

-      Selected by 10th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2017

-    6 Award Winning at Grizzly film and Arts Festival 2016

     Grand JURY PRIZE , Best Editing, Best Production Design, Best Cinematography, Best Actor, Best Sound Mixing

-    Finalist at industryBoost Competition 2016

-    Award Winning at International New York Film Festival 2016

-       Selected by San Diego underground Film Festival 2015

-       Selected by Los Angeles CineFest 2015,

-       Selected by Magwill International Film Festival 2015

-       Semi-Final Student Academy Award 2015

AbNormal, Short film, HD Digital, 2013

-       Selected by San Francisco State University Film Final 2013

Audition, Short film, HD Digital, 2013

Baduquai, Music Video, HD Digital, 2010

Fork in The Road, Music Video, HD Digital, 2009

-       Selected by Oakland Mini Film Festival 2016

Left Hander, Short Film, 16mm, 2002

-       Selected by Busan International Film Festival 2003


Film Editor and Animator

Abina and the Important Men, 2016

-       Winner Best Feature Animation at San francisco Black Film Festival  2017

-       Winner Best Feature Animation at Montreal International Animation Film Festival ANIMAZE 2017

-       Selected by Raindance Film Festival 2017

-       Selected by International Images Film Festival for Women 2017

-       Selected by Animation day in CANNES 2018

-       6 Episodes Animation project

-       Based on History Professor Trevor R. Getz’s cartoon book


Film Editor

Bold-Thinking Campaign Video, 2016

-       San Francisco State University’s Campaign Video for School Funding

Kuwentuhan, 2016

-       San Francisco State University Poetry Center’s Experimental Film

FIN, Faculty Inquiry Network, 2010

-       Alameda City Colleges’ Faculty organization video

My Scandal, 2008

-       HD Feature film

Hello Kitty Stump Village, 2007

-       Stop-motion Animation, 24 Episodes


Director of Photography

Hewlett-Packard commercial interview video, HD, 2014

The Doll, Short Film, 16mm (2004)

The time of my life, Short Film, DV6mm (2004)

The Present, Short Film, 16mm (2002)

They loved like that, Short Film, 16mm (2002)

The Rain Parasol, Short Film, 16mm (2001)

The Menalist, Short Film, DV6mm (2001)

Introduce him, Short Film, DV6mm (2001)





Assistant Professor of Media Production, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, 8/2018 – Current

-      Post-Production Specialist  

- Teaching Editing, Advanced Post-Production, After Effects and Storyboard & Animatic classes

Graduate Teaching Assistant, San Francisco State University, 8/2015 – 5/2016

-       CINE 624 Advanced production craft

-       Teaching undergraduate thesis students’ lab class how to make film from pre-production through post-production.


Graduate Assistant, San Francisco State University, 8/2016 – 5/2018

-       GA for Animation Department

-       Sub-Teaching classes CINE 466 Animation3, CINE 511 2D Animation





Docfilm Institute at SFSU, 5/2015 – 3/2018

-       Edited and made animation for Abina the Important Men Projects

-       Edited SFSU Bold Thinking Campaign video project


Hewlett-Packard, California, 10/2014 – 11/2014

-       Cinematographer for interview

-       Filmed CEOs form several companies


I-Yuno, South Korea, 1/2007 – 12/2007

-       Edited a feature film, My Scandal (2008)

-       Created Korean opening titles and subtitle for imported TV programs

(Amazing Race Season 9 and 10, Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen, ETC)


Studio Tomorrow, South Korea, 6/2003 – 1/2007

-       Edited 2 Stop-Motion Animations

-       Created animatic-reels for animators

-       Assisted story-board creation


Sidus, South Korea, 7/2002 – 6/2003

-       Assistant Director

-       Participated in a feature film project, Ambago                                     


College of Alameda, CA, 1/2010 – 6/2010

-       Created a marketing video for Diesel Department

-       Created a FIN (Faculty Inquiry Network) Projects’ Video





Architecture for Humanity, San Francisco, California, 8/2013 – 10/2013

-       Created a storyboard

-       Filmed and animated new contents for promotional video


The 1st World University Film Festival, Yunsei University, South Korea

-       Second Supervisor

-       Led a group of cameramen

-       Created trailers for nominated films





Pat Jackson

Professor, Cinema Department

San Francisco State University




Martha Gorzycki

Professor, Cinema Department

San Francisco State University



Edward R. Tyndall

Assistant Professor of Film and Television

Department of Film and Television  

University of Colorado, Denver