Monday, June 21, 2021

Writer/Director Scarlett Li joins Janeane to talk about her short film Double Happiness, an official selection of the Palm Spring International ShortFest

Scarlett Li is a writer/director born and raised in Shenzhen, a young city on the south coast of China. She is currently pursuing her MFA in film directing and writing at NYU Tisch School of the Arts, where she is an Ang Lee scholar. Her latest short film Double Happiness was nominated for Best Film, Best Writer, and Best International Film at the BFI Future Film Festival, and is an official selection of the Palm Spring International ShortFest. Scarlett has been a published writer since the age of 13.



Type of Project: Comedy
Length: 10:52
Producers: Louise Zhang, Amanda Huang
Editor: Scarlett Li
Cinematographer: Shiyu Li
Sound Designs: Kelly Rodriguez, Jeanne Grivelet

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