141. Anita Wen-Shin Chang 張文馨

English Name
Anita Wen-Shin Chang
Anita Chang
Birth Year
Birth Place
Morgantown, WV
San Francisco, CA
  1. Tufts University
B.A. American Studies and English
  1. San Francisco State University
3.University of California Santa Cruz
MFA in Cinema
PhD Film and Digital Media
  1. San Francisco Conservation Corp and the Film Arts Foundation
Film/video production and media studies
  1. San Francisco’s School of the Arts, University High School, Department of Indigenous Languages and Communication at National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan
  1. Kathmandu Academy of Audio Visual Arts & Sciences
  2. National Taiwan University of Arts
Fulbright Scholar
  1. San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco State University, University of San Francisco, UC Santa Cruz
Instructor of film/video production, documentary, and third cinema
  1. community activist, urban youth counselor, civil rights investigator, and education director
  1. Film Arts Foundation-Kathmandu AAVAS residency, Headlands Center for the Arts, Taipei Artist Village, and Hweilan International Artists’ Workshop
artist residencies
  1. Recipient of University of California Institute of Arts Grant, Creative Capital Grant, National Geographic All Roads Grant, Fulbright Lecturing Award, Film Arts Foundation Personal Works Grant, Serpent Source Grant, Open Meadows Grant, San Francisco Arts Commission Individual Artist Grant, KQED/Peter J. Owens Filmmaker Award, Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center Grant, Gertrude Murphy Fine Arts Fellowship, Asian American Arts Foundation Grant, and Tufts U. Ted Shapiro Memorial Fund Grant.
Publication (Films)
  1. Tongues of Heaven 天堂的語言2013
  2. Joyful Life 樂生2007
  3. 62 Years and 6,500 Miles Between 62年與6500哩之間2005
  4. She Wants to Talk to You 2001
  5. An elegy to our small selves 2002
  6. Imagining Place 1999
  7. Unboxed 1999
  8. Mommy What’s Wrong? 1997
  9. One Hundred Eggs a Minute 1996
  10. Video Letter to the President 1996
  11. Spofford Alley 2008/1994