Originally from Santa Cruz, CA, Kim made her first documentary about low rider bicycle builders when she was 16 years old. Since then she’s worked variously as a director, cinematographer, and editor on award winning films in New York, Mexico, Texas and Canada. Her most recent film, UPRUSH, screened at the 2009 SXSW and Cinevegas film festivals. She is currently pursuing her MFA in film production at the University of Texas, Austin where she’s been nominated for a full Eastman Scholarship.