Kim Sang-Jin (Hangul: 김상진) is a South Korean film director, writer, and producer. He was one of the writers for Avatar: The Last Airbender, and also handled timing, animation, and supervising direction for several episodes. He was credited as a storyboard artist for one episode of The Legend of Korra.

Avatar: The Last Airbender credits

Animation director

Key animator

Supervising director overseas

Timing director

Supervising animation director

Storyboard artist

The Legend of Korra credits

Storyboard artist

Selected other credits


Biographical information

Kim attended Hanyang University in South Korea, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Drama.


  • 2007: Won a Primetime Emmy Award for Avatar: The Last Airbender (Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation)