Nalbeat Kwon

Nalbeat Kwon

MFA Production Student

Born in Seoul and raised in many places, Nalbeat "Sonny" Kwon is a writer, visual artist, street photographer, blues harmonica player, former mines & munitions specialist, former screamer in a metal band, and former editor for an online men's lifestyle publication. Kwon holds a BS in Environmental Geoscience from Texas A&M University and an MS in Energy and Earth Resources with a focus on groundwater management from the University of Texas at Austin. A scientist by training and an artist by nature, he understands the importance of holistic methods and providing a bridge between disciplines, both in science and in art. In science, that means interdisciplinary research; in art, that means cinema.

Areas of Focus: Narrative, screenwriting, directing, editing, sound design.