Narrative Features

Pan’s feature film debut “Face”, co-written by Oscar nominee and Emmy Award winner Oren Moverman, starring Bai Ling, Kristy Wu, Kieu Chinh, Ken Leung, Will Yun Lee, and Treach of Naughty by Nature, with music by Hub of The Roots, premiered at Sundance Film Festival as a Grand Jury nominee, winning Urbanworld’s Grand Jury Award for Best Director, GenArt’s Audience Award, CineVegas Critics Award for Best Director, nominated for Gotham Award’s Breakthrough Director, and selected as a NY Times Critics’ Pick during its U.S. theatrical release. Pan’s second feature “Almost Perfect”, starring Kelly Hu, Edison Chen, Ivan Shaw, Christina Chang, Golden Globe & Emmy Award nominee Tina Chen, and Olivier & Tony Award winner Roger Rees, was selected as the Centerpiece Film at Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival and won the HBO Emerging Filmmaker Award, garnering glowing reviews from Variety, San Francisco Chronicle, and MTV during its theatrical releases in
U.S. and Taiwan. For television, Pan has directed Ava DuVernay’s “Queen Suger,” executive produced by Oprah Winfrey and produced by Warner Bros for Own TV. In addition to Mando-pop superstar Leehom Wang’s 3D concert film “Open Fire” which
premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, Pan has directed music videos for SlimKid3 of Pharcyde, Chris Trapper of The Push Stars, and the shorts “Lucy in the Sky”
starring SAG Award winner Catherine Curtin, Tony Award winner Danny Burstein, Zoe Colletti, Quinn McColgan, Kelly Hu, and Whoopi Goldberg, winner of Oscar, Golden Globe, Emmy, Grammy and Tony Awards; as well as “Sluggers,” starring Hassan
Johnson and Corey Parker Robinson both of the acclaimed HBO series “The Wire.”

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August 19-25, 2024

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