John Paul Su is an MFA graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Asia . He won the Directors Guild of America's Best Asian-American Student Filmmaker Award for his narrative short Pagpag (The Refuse), which has been picked up by PBS and Shorts International. His debut feature Toto has earned accolades both in his native country—the Philippines, and in the international film festival circuit. Su is an alumnus of the Disney/ABC Directing Program, the NBCUniversal Emerging Directors Program, and the Berlinale Talents Tokyo. His latest feature screenplay, Captain C!, is a WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Finalist, and is currently in the quarterfinals of the Academy Nicholl Fellowship.