About Ken Yang

Ken Yang was born in Beijing and studied art in high school. He studied art at Beijing Capital Normal University and then earned another degree in film production from Beijing Film Academy. He worked for several years at Hua Long Digital Film Company as a compositor and editor. Upon moving to Canada in 2009, Ken began working on his own films. His short films have been screened at film festivals around the world. Ken uses film to tell stories about young people and the issues surrounding their faith.  


BLEED
Official selection The 4th China Independent Film Festival

NO BIG DEAL
Official Selection FIRST International Film Festival
FFIFA Winner Formosa Festival of International Filmmaker Awards
Official Selection Chinese Korean Share Your Dream Short Film Festival

BEAT HIM UP
Official Nomination Best Writer NEW ERA Film Festival
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival Semi-finalist
Madrid International Film Festival Best Lead Actor in Foreign Language Short Film
Official selection California Independent Film Festival
Official selection Miami Independent Film Festival

BOYS
Best Director 86358 Short Film Film Festival Jia-Zhang-Ke Art Center
Official Nomination Best Director / Editor Chongqing Youth Film Festival
Official selection Golden Lotus Award
Official selection The Canada China International Film Festival
Official selection Western Art Film Festival
Official selection Around International Film Festival

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