DOK Leipzig 29. Oktober – 4. November 2018
61. Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm
DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
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Susanne Schüle


Jury International Competition Documentary Film

Jane YU

Jury International Competition Documentary Film Jane YU

Jane YU was born in Taiwan and began her career as a film critic and programmer after she had received her M. A. degree in cinema studies from New York University. She worked for the Women Make Waves Festival and the Taipei Golden Horse Filmfestival and has been director of the Taiwan International Documentary Festival. She is also a co-founder of the Asian Network of Documentary Fund. YU has written and translated various books, including the biography "The Cinema Magician – Chen Po-Wen's World of Cinema". Other publications include "Asian Documentary Today" and "Women and Image: Diverse Views of Women's Cinema". She is also the founder of the Book Meets Film Forum, which promotes the adaptation on film of Chinese books.