DOCS BY THE SEA. LAB: JULY 11–21, FORUM: AUGUST 18–26
Gary Byungseok Kam

Gary Byungseok KamSouth Korea

Gary Byungseok Kam is the first-ever Korean documentary producer nominated for an Oscar, and a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).

His recent filmography includes Planet of Snail (2011, Best Feature-length Award at IDFA), an Oscar-nominated film In the Absence (2018), Shadow Flowers (2019), and Crossing Beyond, the official Olympic film for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. While producing documentaries in Asian countries, he works as a creative producer and documentary tutor worldwide.