S. Leo Chiang

S. Leo Chiang is a filmmaker based in San Francisco and Taipei. His most recent film, OUR TIME MACHINE, won Best Cinematography at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival, Best International Director at Doc Edge Festival (New Zealand), and Best Documentary at CAAMFest. His previous film, the Emmy Award-nominated A VILLAGE CALLED VERSAILLES, picked up eight festival awards and aired on PBS series Independent Lens. His other films include OUT RUN, MR. CAO GOES TO WASHINGTON, and TO YOU SWEETHEART, ALOHA, all broadcast on PBS. Leo’s work has received funding support from the Sundance Documentary Fund, the Tribeca Film Institute, and ITVS. He has been a Sundance-Time Warner Fellow, a Rockwood JustFilms Fellow, and a Co-Chair of New Day Films. He has served as a mentor/trainer for the Hot Docs CrossCurrent Fellowship, the CNEX Chinese Documentary Forum, and the CAAM Fellowship. He is the co-founder of A-Doc, the Asian American Documentary Network, and a documentary branch member of the Academy of Motion Pictures and Sciences.