Texas-raised and Beijing-based filmmaker Jay Hubert began his formal ﬁlm studies at the University of Hawaii’s Academy for Creative Media, which he followed up with one year of study in the cinematography department at Beijing Film Academy in 2006. He then worked as an assistant to top-tier Chinese cinematographer Wang Yu on numerous commercials and feature ﬁlms for several years. More recently he has directed and/or shot a number of commercials and promos for clients such as Apple, Volkswagen, Peugeot, Intel, Lenovo, China Unicom, Xiaomi, Evona, and Vanke, while also working on several Chinese feature films in various roles. In 2013 he served as Director of Photography for Volkswagen Group China’s “People’s Car Project – Building the Car Series”, a 10-episode web series awarded a Gold Lion at Cannes Lions. Hubert has also written and directed over 20 short films, several of which have screened and won awards at international film festivals. He is fluent in Mandarin and Japanese, and conversant in Cantonese and Korean.