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 36)
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, United States.[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)
  • "Ramona" (2015)" (post production)

Museum exhibitions[edit]

  • 2015 | Portrait of Brains : Shih-Ting Hung solo exhibition at Taipei Digital Art Center
  • 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.
  • 2010 | Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei [TAIPEI MOCA] (2009) : VIOLA:The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant (2008) | Taipei Digital Award (video installation)
  • 2010 | Singapore Art Museum (2010) : VIOLA:The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant (2008) (video installation)
  • 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.

Film festivals[edit]

a still from VIOLA: The Traveling Rooms of a Little Giant
  • 35th Student Academy Awards / June 7 / 2008 / USA[5]
  • 15th Pusan International Film Festival(부산국제영화제)/ Oct 07-15 /2010 / South Korea
  • 47th Ann Arbor Film Festival / March 29 / 2009 / USA
  • 9th Atlanta Film Festival / April 16 / 2009 / USA
  • 17th St. Louise Film Festival / Nov 13 / 2008 / USA
  • 11th Taipei Film Festival / July 15 / 2010 / Taiwan
  • 17th Sedona Film Festival / Feb 28 / 2010 / USA
  • 32nd 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
  • 11th Brooklyn International Film Festival / June 14 / 2009 / New York / USA[6]
  • Sonoma International Film Festival / April 1 / 2009 / USA
  • 9th Ashland Film Festival / April 6 / 2009 / USA
  • 2nd Kustendorf Film Festival / Jan 08 / 2009 / Serbia
  • 16th San Diego Film Festival / Sep 27 / 2008 / USA
  • 28th Cambridge Film Festival / Sep 18-28 / 2008 / UK
  • 2nd Strasbourg International Film Festival / Aug 27 / 2010 / France
  • 10th Expresión en Corto International Film Festival (GIFF) / July 18 / 2008 / Mexico
  • Antelope Valley Independent Film Festival / May / 2008 / USA

Recognition[edit]

  • Student Academy Awards - "Gold Medal in Alternative category" / USA
  • Kustendorf Film Festivall - "Bronze Award" / Serbia
  • Taipei Digital Art Award nomination / Taiwan
  • Bronze - Fotokem Award / USA
  • Moondance Film Festival - Multi-Media Film - Spirit Award / USA
  • 5th Singapore short Film Festival - "Voice Award" / Singapore

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. ^ "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. 
  6. ^ "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. 
  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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