Jess Engel is the Director of Original Content at Within, a VR company founded by the filmmaker Chris Milk and the data artist Aaron Koblin to define VR as a new medium for experiential storytelling. She is currently developing an array of pioneering VR experiences with top creators across music, film, animation, and interactive.
Her previous projects include VR experiences “Fistful of Stars” and “Giant”. Prior to her work in VR, she was the Creative Executive at Electric City Entertainment, a film production company in Los Angeles. There she worked on critically acclaimed films such as Captain Fantastic, and The Place Beyond The Pines.