Jen Sachs is an award-winning animation director and motion graphics artist. Since her graduation from CalArts in 2001, she has balanced her independent projects with work in theatrical and broadcast motion graphics. Her commercial work for various Los Angeles-based design firms has been broadcast on networks including MTV, CMT and Lifetime. Her personal films have won several prizes including a Student Academy Award and have screened in the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago and at U.S. festivals including Sundance, Telluride, and Ann Arbor. Her shorts have been programmed in over fifty international festivals in over a dozen countries and broadcast domestically on public television and cable.