FRANCES CHEN

is born in Vancouver and raised in Taipei, she spent her formative years testing out different ways of telling stories and capturing memories. After trying her hand at writing, painting and photography, she found her calling in cinematography.


She graduated from New York University's prestigious Film and Television program and continued to mature her cinematography at American Film Institute Conservatory. 


The short films she photographed have been to world-reknown film festivals such as the Cannes Film Festival. Her work has earned her the Nestor Almendros Award for Outstanding Cinematography.

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