Taiwanese-American writer/director based in Taipei.
Feng-I received her Directing MFA degree from AFI and was previously trained in classical Chinese Literature at National Taiwan University.
Her debut feature, AMERICAN GIRL, was shortlisted in the 2021 Tokyo International Film Festival’s Asian Future section. The film won four Golden Horse Awards, including Best New Director for Fiona Roan Feng-i (the first woman to do so), the Audience Choice Award for Best Picture, and the FIPRESCI Prize during the 58th Golden Horse Awards.
AMERICAN GIRL also won Best Narrative Film at the 24th Taipei Film Festival, and Best Asian Chinese-Language Film at the 40th Hong Kong Film Award. The film is available on Netflix worldwide.
Group Photo with Cast and Producers after winning Best Narrative Film at 24th Taipei Film Festival
JIEJIE's very first audience.