feng i fiona roan

feng i fiona roan

fengiroan@gmail.com

writer/director

Education

Experience

American Film Institute
MFA in Directing
2015—2017

National Taiwan University
BA in Chinese Literature
2009—2014

AMERICAN GIRL
writer/director
2021

Total Runtime: 95m

  • 2003. Uprooted from Los Angeles after her mother is stricken with cancer, 13-year old FEN struggles to adjust to life in Taipei. As Fen slowly reconnects with her long-separated father, her heated arguments with her mother reaches a boiling point when her younger sister is misdiagnosed with SARS, pushing Fen to confront her worst fear of losing her mother.

JIEJIE 
writer/director
2018

Total Runtime: 15m

  • LIANG FEN, an anxious 9-year old immigrant girl navigates her first Sunday at a Chinese-American church alongside her worrisome mom, LILY, and clingy 7-year old sister, ANN. Fen’s hope of making new friends is soon lost upon the embarrassing discovery of hair lice in her sister’s hair. Turning her frustration towards the young Ann, Fen brings the family’s underlying tension to the surface.
  • www.jiejiethefilm.com
  • Watch Trailer

THE BOMB 
writer/director
2016

Total Runtime: 13m

  • An estranged couple drifts apart overnight in London after a bomb from second world war was unearthed near their apartment.

ROCKS
director
2016

Total Runtime: 15m

  • A hopelessly romantic nurse drags her terminal-ill patient over a rocky land in pursuit of the perfect rock to commit dual suicide.

SOPHIA DREAMS - SUPERNOVA
director
2015

Total Runtime: 14m

  • A young maid’s obsessions of a past-her-prime movie star leads her into the heart of a dark hollywood fairytale.

PAP SMEAR
writer/director
2014

Total Runtime: 9m

  • A pregnant girl experiences an intense fear of abortion during a pap smear examination that she used as a pretext. 
  • Screened at Woman Makes Waves Film Festival 2014, Taiwan.

Languages

Skills

  • mandarin
  • english
  • french
  • mandarin/english translation/interpretation
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