J.P. Chan is a self-taught filmmaker living in New York City. His short films have screened at film festivals including Slamdance, SXSW, Tribeca, and Comic-Con. His plays have had productions and readings in New York and Chicago. He holds a graduate degree in urban planning from NYU and was born in New Jersey to working-class immigrant parents. He makes his movies and plays while working full-time as a multimedia director for the MTA. A PICTURE OF YOU is his first feature film.