Photo: Joe Mazza | Brave Lux

Photo: Joe Mazza | Brave Lux

Eugene sun park

Eugene is a filmmaker and producer working in narrative and experimental forms. His films have screened at over 200 festivals, micro-cinemas, museums, galleries, and alternative screening venues around the world, including SXSW, BAMcinemafest, Outfest, Frameline, Cleveland International Film Festival, Chicago Underground Film Festival, Athens International Film + Video Festival, Antimatter (Victoria, Canada), DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival, and Jornadas de Reapropiación (Mexico City, Mexico).

Eugene is also the founder and executive director of Full Spectrum Features, a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to diversity in film and media. Current projects include Chicagoland Shorts, an annual touring program of short films that showcases the work of women, LGBTQ, and minority filmmakers; Signature Move, a feature film produced with the support of a 2016 All Access Fellowship from the Tribeca Film Institute; and The Orange Story, a cinematic digital history project about Japanese American WWII incarceration funded by the National Park Service.