Shih-Ting Hung

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Shih-Ting Hung
Shih-Ting Hung.jpeg
Born 洪詩婷
(1980-05-25) 25 May 1980 (age 34)
Pescadores, Taiwan
Occupation Film Director, Video Artist & Painter
Awards Student Academy Awards
Website
http://www.violathemovie.com

Shih-Ting Hung is a Student Academy Award winning film director.

Background[edit]

Hung was born on the island of Pescadores from Taiwan and started painting at age four. She left home-town to pursue fine art study at National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei and soon followed her MFA from the School of Cinema, University of Southern California in Los Angeles, USA.[1] Her first film VIOLA : the Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant, which took 22 months to produce, earned her a Student Academy Award and the cover of the Academy Report.[1][2][3]

Hung continues working globally as a director and joined Ridley Scott Associates (RSA Films Asia) in 2009.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

  • VIOLA:The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant (2008) (director)
  • "The Thickness of Goodbye (2014)" (announced)

Museum exhibitions[edit]

  • 2010 | "YouTube Play" : collaboration between Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum & YouTube to showcase 125 video artists' works selected from more than 23,000 submissions in 91 countries.
  • 2010 | Singapore Art Museum (2010) : VIOLA:The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant (2008) (video installation)
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei [TAIPEI MOCA] (2009) : VIOLA:The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant (2008) (video installation)
  • 2013 | Digital Print : The Face at Taipei Digital Art Center ( June 25th - Aug 25th, 2013)
  • 2013 | Video installations for Teresa Teng Exhibition, in memory of the legendary Chinese cultural icon, showcase goes on from Jan 26th - April. 21st, 2013 on a 160inch x 40inch screen at Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Taiwan, Shanghai, and six other cities in Asia.

Film festivals[edit]

a still from VIOLA: The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant
  • 15th Pusan International Film Festival(부산국제영화제)/ Oct 07-15 /2010 / South Korea
  • Ann Arbor Film Festival / March 29 / 2009 / Michigan / USA
  • St. Louise Film Festival / Nov 13 / 2008 / USA
  • Taipei Film Festival / July 15 / 2010 / Taiwan
  • Sedona Film Festival / Feb 28 / 2010 / USA
  • Golden Harvest Award / March 21 / 2010 / Taiwan
  • 11th Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) / Feb 03 / 2010 / India
  • 5th Singapore Short Film Festival / Sep 21 / 2009 / Singapore
  • Brooklyn International Film Festival / June 14 / 2009 / New York / USA[5]
  • Atlanta Film Festival / April 16 / 2009 / Georgia / USA
  • Sonoma International Film Festival / April 1 / 2009 / USA
  • Ashland Film Festival / April 6 / 2009 / Oregon / USA
  • Kustendorf Film Festival / Jan 08 / 2009 / Serbia
  • San Diego Film Festival / Sep 27 / 2008 / USA
  • Cambridge Film Festival / Sep 18-28 / 2008 / UK
  • Strasbourg International Film Festival / FRANCE / Aug 27 / 2010
  • Expresion En Corto IFF Mexico / July 18 / 2008 / Mexico
  • Antelope Valley Independent Film Festival / May / 2008 / USA
  • Student Academy Awards / June 7 / 2008 / USA[6]

Recognition[edit]

  • 2008, Student Academy Awards - "Gold Medal in Alternative category"
  • 2009, Kustendorf Film Festivall - "Bronze Award"
  • 2009, 5th Singapore short Film Festival - "Voice Award"

Music videos[edit]

Release Artist(s) Song
April 2014 Katie Herzig "Walk Through Walls"
Feb 2014 Katie Herzig "Waking Sleep"[7]
Jan 2013 Teresa Teng Legendary Chinese Singer : " Teresa Teng Classics - Section Hong Kong "
Dec 2012 Teresa Teng Legendary Chinese Singer : " Teresa Teng Classics - Section Taiwan "
Nov 2012 Teresa Teng Legendary Chinese Singer : " Teresa Teng Classics - Section Japan "
Sep 2011 Katie Herzig "Free My Mind"[8]
Aug 2009 Mêlée "Imitation" (Warner Bros. Records)

Other credits[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Cone, Justin (2009-01-28). "Shih-Ting Hung: Viola". Motionographer. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  2. ^ "Shattering the Celluloid Ceiling". Cinema.usc.edu. 2009-04-29. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  3. ^ "Student Oscars". Cinema.usc.edu. 2008-07-01. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  4. ^ "RSA Asia - Shih-Ting Hung - 洪詩婷". Rsafilms.com. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  5. ^ "VIOLA: The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant by Shih-Ting Hung - Experimental Film @ Brooklyn Film Festival". Brooklynfilmfestival.org. 2012-06-11. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  6. ^ "35th Annual Student Academy Awards | Experience Online Events, Exhibitions and Presentations by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences". Oscars.org. 2012-08-24. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  7. ^ "Katie Herzig : Waking Sleep official music video". 
  8. ^ "New Video: Katie Herzig, 'Free My Mind'". MTv. Sep 26, 2011. Retrieved Sep 26, 2011. 

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