Program Faculty

Giulia Caruso
Faculty, School of Film/Video
Film Directing Program
gcaruso@calarts.edu

Giulia Caruso is an award-winning independent producer and founding member of Nonetheless Productions. With partner Ki Jin Kim, she was nominated for the 2018 Piaget Producers Award. Giulia won an Independent Spirit Award for Andrew Ahn’s debut feature SPA NIGHT and an Emmy for... Continue reading »

Juan Pablo González
Faculty, School of Film/Video
Film Directing Program
jgonzalez@calarts.edu
661-291-3026
E204F

Named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film” in 2015, Juan Pablo González's films have been screened at numerous festivals and venues around the world. Juan Pablo's practice spans between fiction and non-fiction cinema. His work is primarily set... Continue reading »

Ki Jin Kim
Faculty, School of Film/Video
Film Directing Program
kjinkim@calarts.edu
BB #4H

Ki Jin Kim is an award-winning Korean filmmaker based in Los Angeles, and founding member of Nonetheless Productions. With partner Giulia Caruso, he was nominated for the 2018 Piaget Producers Award. Ki Jin won an Independent Spirit Award for Spa Night and an LA-Emmy for producing KCET’s... Continue reading »

Gary Mairs
Faculty, School of Film/Video
Film Directing Program
gmairs@calarts.edu
661-255-1050 x2085
E201

Gary Mairs has taught in the School of Film/Video since 1997, splitting his time between the Program in Film Directing and the Program in Film & Video. He teaches courses in Film History (including seminars on Realist style, the Western, Rock and Roll movies and ‘70s genre film) and... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty
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