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Summary

Writer-Director-Producer. Native Taiwanese with a background in scripted/non-scripted Television producing. Recent graduate from the USC MFA Film & TV production program. Specializes in drama-comedies with a focus on cultural and family relationships.

Credits

3/13 – 9/14

Director (Writer) Paper Lotus

Film (Short) — USC School of Cinematic Arts Details
3/13 – 9/14

Writer-Director of the award-winning USC MFA Thesis film, "Paper Lotus," a short drama about a Taiwanese-American fashion designer who struggles to reconnect with her father while organizing her grandmother's exotic funeral. "Paper Lotus' is a Taiwanese-US co-production, in English and Mandarin, and has screened at numerous international film festivals.

11/13 – 8/14

Producer Animal Garden

Film (Short) — USC School of Cinematic Arts Details
11/13 – 8/14

Producer of USC MFA Thesis film, "Animal Garden," a short drama about a disgruntled IT worker stumbling into the life of a female coworker who must take care of her ailing mother.

2/13 – 4/13

Second Assistant Director Lucky Me Bollix Pilot

Scripted (TV) Details
2/13 – 4/13

Second AD for the production of TV pilot "Lucky Me Bollix."

11/12 – 12/12

Producer Butter

Film (Short) Details
11/12 – 12/12

Producer of Independent short film, "Butter," a comedy about a young woman and her sexual adventures.

5/09 – 5/10

Producer Efrain

Film (Short) — USC School of Cinematic Arts Details
5/09 – 5/10

Producer of the USC MFA film, "Efrain," a drama about a Hispanic boy's decision to save his family which spurs into a series of uncontrollable events.

6/09 – 9/09

Director (Writer, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor) Beach Hustle

Film (Short) — USC School of Cinematic Arts Details
6/09 – 9/09

Directed, produced, filmed and edited the short documentary, "Beach Hustle," about a group of indie musicians on the Venice Beach front hustling for their career.

12/08 – 5/09

Producer (Writer, Producer) Bonaventure

Film (Short) — USC School of Cinematic Arts Details
12/08 – 5/09

Written, directed and produced the USC MFA film, "Bonaventure," a drama about a middle-aged accountant who struggles to confide her feelings towards a female colleague.

10/08 – 12/08

Producer (Writer, Producer, Editor) Red Crowns & Purple Queens

Film (Short) — USC School of Cinematic Arts Details
10/08 – 12/08

Directed, produced, and edited the short documentary "Red Crowns & Purple Queens," about a group of African-American women who belong to "The Red Hats Society," a social group designed for women over the age of 50.

Media

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Education

Class of '13

University of Southern California

MFA in Film & TV Production, School of Cinematic Arts
Class of '06

National Chengchi University, Taiwan

BA in Journalism and English Literature

My Gear

  • Able to rent camera and lighting gear
  • Avid
  • FCP
  • Mircosoft Office
  • Movie Magic Budgeting and Scheduling software
  • Photoshop

Affiliations

  • University of Southern California

Skills

  • Avid/FCP editing
  • Cinematography (Basic filming and lighting)
  • Direct/produce/film/edit projects
  • Directing and Writing in fiction/non-fiction work
  • Excel
  • Excel
  • Fluent in Mandarin (speaking/writing/traditional/simplified)
  • Illustration
  • Keynote
  • Microsoft Office
  • Movie Magic Budgeting and Scheduling
  • Painting
  • Photoshop
  • PowerPoint
  • Producing fiction/non-fiction projects
  • Word