S. Casper Wong is a New York based filmmaker, technology lawyer, social entrepreneur, activist, and Founder and CEO of OO Media. Her documentary feature debut, The LuLu Sessions, has won 10 international awards and nominations in every major category. Its US broadcast premiered on PBS’s World Channel as part of the America ReFramed Documentary Series. She received the 2014 Humanitarian Award from the SASS Foundation for Medical Research along with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, in recognition for her film’s social impact on the complexities of breast cancer.
Casper’s work has been screened on the international film festival circuit. In the US, her work has broadcast on PBS, the Independent Film Channel and is part of Tribeca Film Institute’s curated Reframe Collection. She is a New York State Council on the Arts Grantee; a Creative Capital Artist Summer Institute Fellow; Sloan Fellow at the Hampton’s International Film Festival Screenwriter’s Lab; winner of two Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Screenwriting Grants; a nominee for the Directors Guild of America’s Best Student Film and the winner of the Special Jury Award of the Golden Horse at the Taipei Film Festival.
Prior to receiving her MFA in Film Directing from NYU, Tisch School of the Arts, Casper was Senior Attorney for IBM General Counsel, specializing in international intellectual property and antitrust law. Casper also holds a J.D. from New York Law School and a B.S. in Bio-medical Engineering from Columbia University.
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