While working towards her MFA in Film at UT-Austin, Ajae Clearway directed the award-winning short documentary 'One in 2000' and the short narrative, 'Clouded'. She second unit directed Jamie Babbit’s narrative feature 'The Quiet', starring Camilla Belle, Elisha Cuthbert and Edie Falco. After moving to Los Angeles, Clearway produced and second-unit directed Debbie Goodstein’s narrative feature 'Mighty Fine', starring Chazz Palminteri and Andie MacDowell, distributed by Lionsgate.
Clearway began specializing in motion capture production in 2009, developing customized systems for cinematics. She's been integral to the narrative motion capture production of numerous AAA game franchises, including Kill Zone, Battlefield, Mirror’s Edge, Madden, Just Cause, Wolfenstein, Star Wars as well as other confidential games and movies. Clearway brings a director’s sensibility to all her work, whether she is working as an AD, Producer or Director, or a combination of the three.