Meet Jessica Yu

JESSICA YU is a prolific filmmaker known for her documentary, feature, and commercial work. She won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short with her 1996 film Breathing Lessons. Her most recent documentary, on population growth, is Misconception, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2014. Jessica's other documentaries include The Protagonist, In the Realms of the Unreal, HBO's The Living Museum, and Last Call at the Oasis. Jessica also directs episodic TV, including Grey's Anatomy and Parenthood. She lives in La Canada, CA.