Evelyn Lee

Evelyn Lee is a filmmaker. She is the director, writer, and producer behind numerous narrative and documentary films, including the feature, Mother Daughter. On occasion, she also serves as an editor, cinematographer, composer, and actress on select projects. Fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese, she creates in both languages, and has experience in all aspects of film production, both in front of and behind the camera.

Lee’s work often explores stories about mothers, women, and interpersonal relationships that stem from her Chinese cultural roots and American upbringing. Her short documentary, The Name with No Face, was shot on location in Taiwan and had a limited release theatrically in the US in 2016.

In addition to filmmaking, Lee also does photography, occasionally produces music, and is a published poet. She holds a BFA in Directing.

Pronouns: she/her/hers
Chinese Name: 李乃萱
Speaks: English, Mandarin, some Hokkien and Spanish

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