Mina T Son

Mina T. Son is a Los Angeles-based Korean American documentary filmmaker whose films have screened at film festivals and museums including the National Gallery of Art, Margaret Mead, Traverse City, Mill Valley, and Cinequest. A two-time Student Academy Award Regional Finalist, Mina has been awarded fellowships and funding from Independent Television Service, Film Independent, PBS/CPB Producers Academy, Bay Area Video Coalition, U.S. Japan Foundation, and Center for Cultural Innovation. Her feature-length documentary TOP SPIN, which the L.A. Times hailed as “table tennis’ HOOP DREAMS” is now available on Netflix. Mina holds an M.F.A. in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University and a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles.