Screenplays

Wa Eh Ah-hiyah, John (My Brother, John)

After a piano prodigy dies by suicide, his Taiwanese-American family is left to sort through the shards of their shattered lives. A daughter rebels, another becomes fascinated by death, a mother denies, a father retreats inward. Only together can they begin to process their grief. 

  • Top 6% of the Academy Nicholl Fellowships
  • Second round of the Sundance Screenwriter’s Lab
  • Second rounder of the Austin Film Festival Screenplay & Television Competition

The Dragon and the Lotus

An actress consumed with the idea of becoming a movie star struggles against an industry that doesn’t have a place for her, her family’s doubts, and her own demons. This is the story of forgotten Hollywood icon, and Asian-American pioneer, Anna May Wong.

  • Second round of the Sundance Screenwriter’s Lab
  • Second rounder of the Austin Film Festival Screenplay & Television Competition
  • Quarter-finals of the Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Competition
  • Top 50 of the Launch Pad Feature Competition.

Silent Retreat (in development)

A horror-thriller about trauma, revenge, and all the nasty voices in your head.