Weimin Zhang is an award-winning filmmaker, cinematographer, creative multimedia designer, and professor at San Francisco State University’s School of Cinema. One of China’s Sixth Generation filmmakers, she graduated from Beijing Film Academy and received her MFA at Ohio University. She has worked as a director, cinematographer, and editor on numerous award-winning films, documentaries, and TV drama series in both China and the U.S., including “The House of Spirit” (2000) and “Missing Home: The Last Days of Beijing Hutongs” (2013). Her films have received numerous honors including the Women in Film Award and the Montreal Film Festival’s Grand Jury Prize.
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