Director , Producer
Michelle Chu, born in 1977, is an independent documentary filmmaker who holds a master's degree in filmmaking from the National Taiwan University of Arts. In 2008, she co-founded Backstage Studio Co., Ltd. with Director Yang Li-chou. In 2010, her work "Father" was accepted by the Taipei Golden Horse Film Project Promotion (FPP). Later she has served as the producer for director Yang's "Bridge Over Troubled Water," "Young at Heart: Grandma Cheerleaders" and "The Moment." In addition to production work, Chu has also been engaging in making documentary films. She has won the Golden Harvest Award for outstanding short films, Citizen Film Festival Award for excellence at the Taipei Film Festival, Citizen DV Special Jury Award at the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival and Gender Awareness Special Award at the Women Make Waves Film Festival Taiwan. Her works have often been accepted by domestic and international film festivals, showing her talent and ability in directing.
2001 The 38th Golden Horse Film Festival 全民DV評審團特別獎《紀念日》
2000 The 3th Taipei Film Festival 市民影展 - 優等《台北發的南下尾班車》
|2022||Nature of Mother|
2015 Singapore Chinese Film Festival
2015 Hong Kong International Film Festival
2014 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival
|2013||Bridge Over Troubled Water|
Nominee of Best Documentary / 50th Taipei Golden
Horse Film Festival / Taiwan / 2013
Closing Film / 2013 Taipei Film Festival / Taiwan
|2011||Young at Heart: Grandma Cheerleaders|
2010 Taiwan International Documentary Festival, Closing Film
2010 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival
2009 Kaohsiung Film Festival
|2008||Beyond the Arctic|
2008 Taipei International Golden Horse Film Festival，Closing Film
|2006||My Football Summer|
2006 Pusan International Film Festival, Wide Angle
2007 Asian Ocean Film Festival IN Opening
|2003||SOMEONE ELSE\\\'S SHINJUKU EAST|
|1999||I LOVE (080)|
1999 Taipei Film Award Nomination
1999 Yamagata International Film Festival, NETPAC Special Mention
2000 The 23rd Golden Harvest Award
2000 Taiwan International Documentary Festival, Public Television Service Award
2000 CINEMA - visions du reel
2017 "Starfish Girl"
2007 "Darling, How Are You?"
2007 "Miss Avon"
2000 "Summer Vacation"