2023 Angel Film Awards - Monaco International Film Festival angel awards

Official Jury Member South Korean Director, Writer, Actress EUN OH

Born in Seoul, Republic of Korea and began her career (age 10) as an actress in her childhood. She appeared in well-known TV dramas as well as theaters. Eun got her breakthrough as one of the youngest director (age 17) in the Korean theater history, directing such plays as "Le Malade Imaginaire" and "Offending the Audience" before entering the filmmaking world.

Eun moved to New York, USA and graduated with an honor scholarship for B.F.A. in major of Film and Television at Tisch School of the Arts, New York University. After completing her education, Eun began her career working internationally as a producer, director, writer, editor, cinematographer, production designer and music composer, embracing all genre of features, shorts, and documentaries.

Eun's first short film, "A Sunny Day" that she has written and directed in her early days (age 18), was invited for the official competition in international film festivals, and her other shorts, "A Butterfly in My Stomach", "The Zoo", "Soleil Noir" were shown in the domestic and international festivals, theatre, fashion show. Moreover, her original music, "A Lost Siren", "Non Echo" were played as the theme song of Fusion Film Festival and underground concerts in New York. Eun keeps making her own arts and films based on New York and Seoul.

Eun has since expanded working from acting, modeling in MTV, magazines, advertising, and independent films and adding experience in the commercial film/TV field, such as working as DP for PBS, The Metropolitan of Art, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, and art director, props master for Bravo Film & Video in NY. Eun edited an award winning documentary, "De-construction of Korean housewife". For the film, Eun wrote and sang her original songs for music narration in Republic of Korea. It was invited for the opening screening of the 1st EBS international film festival. In 2002, Eun was the first filmmaker who got the official permission from New York City to enter and make a film in the ground zero after 911. The film, "Spheroid Memories", by Angel Orensanz Foundation was screened for the opening of the 1st Austrian Biennale and Metropolitan Museum. In 2014 was invited as a jury member for the Angel Film Awards - Monaco International Film Festival.

In 2022, Eun started A-project, called "A Portrait of Full Moon", to challenge herself to acting and directing for her film as a solo filmmaker. Her short films, "Color Zoo", "Wings of Spring", "9 Death to 1 Life", received 27 invitations, furthermore, Eun's feature films, "A Flavor of Coffee", "A Scent of The Spring" have been selected and nominated for the best feature awards. It keeps receiving invitations to the official screening events and international competition awards for acclaimed international film festivals from all around the world. In 2023, Eun wrote a novel, "Purple Romance". It made an enormous hit and became the ranking top no. 1 novel in the majority of Korean website, NAVER.

Eun OH is always passionate and creative to make her own way to "Dream Come True".