Yen Hao Chen

Founder, Executive Producer & Director

Yen Hao Chen is an independent film maker with over 8 years of writing and directing short films. He has directed several short fiction films that had won prices in Taiwanese film festivals. The documentary project he’s currently working on has won the Audience Choice Award in CNEX Chinese Documentary Forum (CCDF), and has gotten the Development Fund from DMZ International Documentary Film Festival.

Founder of Authentic Film Productions, a film company dedicated to making films that communicate with audiences, whether in fiction or non-fiction.

Awards and Festivals
  • 2019 DMZ International Documentary Film Festival: Development Fund
  • 2019 CNEX Chinese Documentary Forum: Audience Choice Award
  • 2019 New Taipei City Documentary Film Award
  • 2017 MOD Short Film Contest: Honorable Mention Award
  • 2016 Youth Film Festival: Nomination of Best Fiction Short
  • 2016 MOD Short Film Contest: Nomination of Best Fiction & Best Screenplay
  • 2016 MOD Short Film Contest: Nomination of Best Student Fiction
  • 2014 Taipei 48 Hour Film Project: Best Film & Best Special Effect
  • 2011 Kaohsiung Film Festival 48 Hour Film Contest: Grand Prize

Boan Wang

Cofounder, Director & Editor

Boan earned a bachelor in radio and television department of NCCU in Taipei, specializing in screenwriting and directing. In 2015, Boan won a full scholarship from European Commission to pursue his master’s degree in documentary directing, as part of Erasmus Mundus Master Program, Docnomads. Having both fiction and non-fiction background, he intends to experiment both forms in his work.

Awards and Festivals
  • 2018 FIDMarseille: FIDCampus
  • 2018 Dokufest: “Focus on Taiwan” Program
  • 2017 DMZ Docs: Asian Competition
  • 2017 Kasseler Dokfest: Official Selection
  • 2014 Golden Harvest Festival: Nomination of Best Student Fiction