Graduated from UCLA with an MA in Dance Ethnology, CHIEN has been the CEO and financial principle for the New Island Entertainment in Hollywood for five years. She developed a strong experience working with US based production houses, independent producers and professionals over the years. In 2002, she promoted the Blue Gate Crossing (YEE Chin-yen), which immediately became a franchise success. In 2004, she found Chi & Company and produced films directed by Chi Y. LEE, Chocolate Rap (2005), Beautiful Crazy (2008), and Ghosted (Monika Treut, in co-production with a German production company), which was selected into the Panorama in Berlin Film Festival. CHIEN imported the American filmmaking pattern and marketing models into Taiwan and provided a platform to exchange international cultures and skills among filmmakers – The result was impressive.
International professional experience