Junyi Xiao is an award-winning filmmaker and animation artist. His films have been selected and screened at many international animation festivals all over the word including Annecy and Hiroshima. In 2015 and 2017, his film After School and Elsewhere were nominated for two Annie Awards.

Junyi is also a professional member of ASIFA and qualified to vote in Annie Award. He is currently working as Designer and Animator at Buck Design in Los Angeles.