Jill Von Dae
Los Angeles, California
Jill Von Dae is a Chinese-Canadian award winning director and producer originally from Hong Kong.
In 2018, Jill was awarded "30 Under 30 Filmmakers to Watch" by the Los Angeles Film Awards Association for her winning film "Rebirth". The film also won awards across five countries. Her other directorial accomplishments include sci-fi short "The Discovery", a finalist out of 500 films at LAFA, as well as a female-oriented film series titled "Prayer" and "Deliverance".
In 2020, Jill's sci-fi dystopian TV pilot script "UMERIKA" won the Fresh Voices International Screenplay Competition. It also won the Diversity & Inclusion Award for it's courageous commentary on race relations.
Working globally, Jill specializes in all facets of challenging productions including high profile talent relations, on-location filming, and impactful storytelling. She co-founded Black Velvet Films with the specific intention of broadening the horizon on diverse voices.