Yee chih-Yen

After graduating from Taiwan’s Cheng-chi University, Yee Chih-yen entered the UCLA’s film production pro- gram in theater arts. In a ten year period, Yee directed many TV dramas and made his movie debut with Lonely Hearts Club. In 2002, Blue Gate Crossing, his second film, entered the Director’s Fortnight of Cannes and Tokyo IFF and won the Best Director Award at Bratislava IFF. His reputation as a high school drama expert is further reinforced by his new film, heist comedy Meeting Dr. Sun (2014), which is showing at this year’s festival.

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