After receiving a Sociology/Public Policy degree from Pomona
College and a Masters Degree in Public Policy from UC Berkeley,
Karen decided to head to Hollywood and follow her passion for
film. She started as an agentís assistant, and moved on to feature
film production, working in various positions including: assistant
to actor Nicolas Cage (Face/Off, City of Angels), and
assistant to director Roger Donaldson (Thirteen Days).
Three years ago she made the leap into production managing music
videos and producing short films. In March 2001, she founded
ZuZu Films which has produced several projects for KSCI (Channel
18) and other national Taiwanese American organizations. She
recently completed her first 35mm short film Perfection
which will debut at film festivals next year. She is currently
developing a documentary and a romantic comedy feature film,
A Lucky Accident. Karen's personal goal is to bring
more Asian American faces to the silver screen.