MEET THE VISIONARIES

Winners of the 2018 HBO APA Visionaries Competition

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2018 APA Visionaries Short Film Series: Huay-Bing Law on June
CAST

June

Joe Lee

Holly Dacke

Paul Kolker

Crystal Gix

Ching Wang

Joe Lee

Holly Dacke

Paul Kolker

Crystal Gix

PRODUCERS

Producer

Producer

Producer

Producer

Producer

Katherine Craft

Brittney Shepherd

Joanna Wu

Bo-Kuen Law

Su-Ching Law

DIRECTORS

Director

Huay-Bing Law

WRITERS

Writer

Katherine Craft

Huay-Bing Law is writer, director, and cinematographer whose narrative and documentary shorts have earned a Student Academy Award nomination and other notable honors. Having entered his academic career studying biomedical engineering, he soon changed paths after taking some filmmaking and photography classes.

Law’s HBO Visionaries film, June, is set on an American college campus during the 1960s and chronicles the experience of a young Chinese woman as she attends her husband’s graduation.

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2018 APA Visionaries Short Film Series: Feng-I Fiona Roan on Jiejie
CAST

Eva Du

Harmonie Zhu

Leann Lei

Eva Du

Harmonie Zhu

Leann Lei

PRODUCERS

Producer

Producer

Mianda Lu

Mikhail Makeyev

DIRECTORS

Director

Feng-I Roan

WRITERS

Writer

Writer

Feng-I Roan

Michael Leung

Feng-I Fiona Roan is a writer and director who earned her directing MFA from the American Film Institute. Prior to filmmaking, Feng-I was trained in classical Chinese Literature at National Taiwan University.

Roan’s HBO Visionaries film, Jiejie, is a portrait of two young sisters being raised by a single immigrant mother in Los Angeles during the 1990s.

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2018 APA Visionaries Short Film Series: Maritte Go on Remittance
CAST

Woman

Voice of Mom

Cruise Director Dan

Manager

Kenny

Kenny Voice

Boy's Mom

Maritte Go

Lutgarda Go

Sean-Michael Smith

Maurice Go

Kenneth Stroud

Zuke Ramos

Marlo Go Stroud

PRODUCERS

Producer

Producer

Maritte Go

Broderick Engelhard

DIRECTORS

Director

Maritte Go

WRITERS

Writer

Writer

Writer

Maritte Go

Broderick Engelhard

Maurice Go

Maritte Go is a writer, director, and producer who attended USC for her Masters in Film and TV Production. Growing up, she was a child actor doing TV and commercials in Hollywood. Inspired by her own experiences getting cast in small, stereotypical side roles, she now pursues her goal of making space for Asian Pacific American creatives in the industry.

Go’s HBO Visionaries film, Remittance, is the story of a Filipino cruise worker who receives a call informing her that her son is in the hospital.