Ann Kanekon | Media Faculty

Independent filmmaker Ann Kaneko is known for her personal films that weave her poetic aesthetic with the complex intricacies of political reality. Her films have screened internationally and domestically at numerous festivals and have been broadcast on PBS. She has been commissioned to produce media installations for the National Endowment for the Arts, the California Endowment and the Skirball Cultural Center. She earned an MFA in film directing from UCLA and teaches Media Studies at Pitzer College. For the last eight cycles, Kaneko has been an artist mentor for Visual Communications' Armed with a Camera Fellowship, a program for emerging Asian Pacific filmmakers. See