Talent Guide

An Tran

  • Discipline:Producer
  • Program Year:Producing Lab 2009, Project Involve 2002


An Tran is a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. In 2001, she was selected by Film Independent as a Project:Involve Fellow in writing and directing. Hailing from the Midwest, Tran has produced music videos for the bands Spoon, Clearlake, and The Postal Service, along with the feature-length documentary Tran 5. Other producing credits include the documentary Watts Up?, the short films Mad Girl’s Love Song and Elsie John, in addition to recent promos for ARRI – the world’s largest film equipment manufacturer. Things We’ve Made is a 2008 IFP Emerging Narrative Finalist and a selection of the 2010 FIND Directors Lab. It marks Tran’s first feature film narrative as producer. As a journalist, Tran has covered entertainment technology and filmmaking for the past decade. Her articles and interviews have appeared in American Cinematographer, Filmmaker, Exposure, In Camera, Videography, LAist.com, and the Los Angeles Times.

Current Project

Things We've Made (Narrative Feature)


Set in the near future, A HUMAN CLONE shattered by the recent diagnosis of a genetic disease embarks on a journey to find his original donor and the cure that can save him.