Sep 13, 2019
Originally from Seoul, South Korea, Yong
worked in the fashion industry and eventually received an MFA in
Production Design from the American Film Institute.
Yong's work in Korea include box office top ten hits such as Seven Days starring Yunjin Kim. Her US credits include Pandemic, We Go On, Indiana, They, Dismissed, Grace, and Dead Women Walking.
One of Yong's most recent projects, the acclaimed The Farewell, starring Awkwafina, screened at Sundance and was a nominated for the Grand Jury Prize there.