JO Se-young was an assistant director during the production of <Words Kept In Stone> in 2001. She made her debut in film directing in 2005 with <Made in Korean>. She was the director of photography for <Shocking Family> (2006) and an assistant director for <To the Bitter End ver.2.0 Yeon Young Seok> (2007). She received the Jinbo Award at the Seoul Independent Documentary Film and Video Festival with <Variety Survival Talkshow> (2009). She also won the White Goose Award at the DMZ Korean International Documentary Film Festival and other awards with <Let’s Dance>.