Summer Luu (she/her/they/them) is a first generation Vietnamese-American film director, director of photography, camera operator, photographer and video editor based in Portland, Oregon. With a background in photojournalism, their work has a candid yet disruptive documentary style of approach. They have worked for in house agencies, production houses, brands, studios and local non profits. Drawing creative inertia from personal experiences, their passion is to connect and collaborate with individuals on a liberated and unbound artistic level. Summer strives to amplify the narratives of underprivileged young artists, womxn and people of color. Seeking to bring joy, equality and authenticity to all. Inspired by the truth and obsessed with documenting real life and the human condition.
I have been in the industry since 2013.