Evan King (born August 7, 1981) is an award winning American director and designer living in Los Angeles California. Specializing in Digital Post Composition, Camera and Motion Graphics & Print Media. He has a worldwide roster of press and industry work and is regularly featured. Evan has also directed music videos, commercials and international press conferences as well as providing camera and direction work for non-profits.
After attending Portland State University for Theatrical Direction and starting a production company he moved to Hawaii and based his company out of Los Angeles. In 2010. King began working for NBC affiliates as a segment producer and later a director before starting his own production company specializing in direction, keying and motion graphics.
Based in Los Angeles his production company has produced several music videos and commercials including the Portland Timbers opening titles and motion graphics for a national holiday ad campaigns for Sears and Target in-store advertising .
Evan has also offered camera and direction work for several national non-profit causes including Liberation in North Korea LINK, Make Her Beautiful National Sex Trafficking, The Anne Frank Foundation, Save the Children and Dolphin Outreach. He is also well known for directing several music videos and commercials.
Evan’s Screenplays can be found in the Portland State University archives and online on simplyscripts.com.
In 2011 Evan attended the Sundance Film Festival for the independent feature film How To Die In Oregon which won the Sundance grand jury award.
Evan King was born in San Francisco, California, and has lived all over the United States and England. Finding a passion for writing and technical direction at a young age Evan won several awards for his writing. Winning a national writing award from Odyssey of the Mind for his adaptation of The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway. He began computer programming as a teenager, and became a licensed developer for Apple Computers and Microsoft when he was seventeen years old. King holds a degree in Theatrical Direction from Portland State University in Portland, Oregon.
For two years, King worked as segment producer for NBC, and has also worked as associate producer and director. Specializing in film direction, motion graphics, pre/post production and composite editing.
Evan King has also done camera and direction work for several national non-profit causes including Noam Chomsky Lectures, Liberation in North Korea: L.I.N.K., Make Her Beautiful National Sex Trafficking, The Anne Frank Foundation, Save the Children, and Hawaii Dolphin Outreach. He is also well known for directing several music videos and commercials including the Portland Timbers opening title credits, national holiday ad campaigns for Sears and motion graphics for Target in-store advertising.
Evan has written 2 books. The Chinese art of design through Feng Shui which is being published in 2014 by Outskirt Press and is currently writing I, You, Us. which will be available as a paperback via Amazon.com Evan’s Screenplays can be found in the Portland State University archives and online on simplyscripts.com
In 2011 Evan attended the Sundance Film Festival for the independent film How To Die In Oregon which won the Sundance grand jury award. The film was sold to HBO and is available as a digital download on iTunes and Microsoft store. King has also appeared as an actor on ”Beakman’s World” and Time Enough: The Alien Conspiracy.