Graduate Affiliate, CEMI
MFA Student, Radio-Television-Film
NGUYEN Luong Hang is a director, producer from Ho Chi Minh City interested in exploring the Vietnamese female identity and its relationships with family and grief in film. Her debut short THE STORY OF US (2014) screened at the 2016 Focus on Asia Fukuoka FF. She served as producer to Trinh Dinh Le Minh's award-winning debut feature GOODBYE MOTHER (2019), considered one of the first LGBTQ films out of Vietnam to participate in the international cinematic scene and selected by prestigious festivals in Busan, Hawaii and Toronto before its distribution on Netflix Vietnam. Her latest short as director, SUPERMARKET AFFAIRS (2022), is currently on the festival circuit and has screened at Osaka Asian FF, CAAMFest and Palm Springs ShortFest. She is also an alumna of Singapore IFF's Southeast Asian Film Lab, Locarno Open Doors Lab and EAVE Ties That Bind. At the moment, she is pursuing an MFA in Film Production at the University of Texas at Austin with a Fulbright scholarship. Her MFA thesis ROOFTOP LEMPICKA received the 2022 AFS Grant for Short Films and is in post-production with an anticipated festival run in the fall of 2023. The debut feature project of the same name is in development, has been selected for the Munich Film Up! residential program and Full Circle Lab Philippines - Fiction Lab.