Talent Guide

Sunyin Zhang

  • Discipline:Director
  • Program Year:Project Involve 2023


Sunyin Zhang is a Chinese filmmaker based in Los Angeles.  
Her short film, Wild Seed, presented by Nowness China, won the the Marlyn Mason Award Grand Prize in Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival, Best Cinematography in a Short Award in Vancouver International Women in Film Festival, Alison Doerner Award for Women Pioneers in Filmmaking, nominated for International Shorts Program Best Short Film in DokuFest, screened at Film Independent Project Involve Showcase and was selected by over 15 OSCAR qualified and BAFTA qualified Film Festivals.  

Zhang received her MFA in Film Directing Program from CalArts in 2020.