2014 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule
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Jessica Julius

Creative Executive of Development at Disney Animation
Jessica Julius has experience in both Production and Development at Walt Disney Animation Studios. After wrapping up as the Story Production Supervisor on Frozen, the #1 animated feature film of all time, Jessica is now back in Development, working with DAS directors to craft their projects for 2016 and beyond. As Creative Executive of Development at Disney Animation for 8 years, she is thrilled to have been a part of films such as Wreck-It Ralph, Winnie the Pooh, TangledThe Princess and the Frog and Bolt, conducting extensive story research and working closely with a variety of writers and directors from both film & television. Prior to Disney, Jessica worked as a publicist for Oscar-nominated films ranging from Finding Nemo to Seabiscuit. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Jessica has a background in film production and development, and media communications. She is originally from Minneapolis, MN, but now lives in Los Angeles, CA with her husband.