Rin Jung

Research & Reporting Intern

Rin Jung is an artist, filmmaker and a writer working in extensive fields to capture and remember unspoken stories and memories. Rin’s work helps people better explore how to ‘be’ in this time and space by navigating the layers of personal and political narratives. Rin makes no budget documentaries about ordinary people and encounters by finding extraordinary stories within them. 


Rin works as a reporter, filmmaker and researcher for The Des. Before joining The Des, Rin worked in the fields of media industry, publication, education, social work and prison abolition. And as a writer, their articles have shown up on Supportiv.com and other platforms. Rin currently studies Comparative Literature, Film, Fine Arts, and Visual Studies at Cornell University.