Mr. WAN Derek, HKSC
Associate Programme Director, Master of Fine Arts in Film, Television and Digital Media
Teaching Consultant
MFA degree in film production at Ohio University

Area of Interests: 
Technology / Producing / Directing / Script Analysing / Editing / Cinematography / Narrative & Documentary Films

Major Highlights: 
A pioneer and expert in digital cinematography
Won awards for his cinematography, TVC and documentary work at various international film festivals and trade organizations
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1995 MFA degree in film production at Ohio University
1978 – 1982 Undergraduate studies in Communication, HKBU

Professional Filmmaker

1993-Present Director | DP  
導演 | 攝影
TV Commercials and Corporate Communication  
1986-Present Director of Photography Over 40 theatrically released movies including internationally
renowned Fist of Legend《精武英雄》等電影、美劇逾四十部

Professional Experience

Director of photography with over forty feature films in Hong Kong and the U.S. (25 years)
Director of feature film, made-for-cable movie, episodic TV drama series, documentary projects as well as TV commercials in the US, Hong Kong and China (20 years)
Teaching experience for undergraduate and post-graduate classes in film production in HK and U.S. (3 years)
Producer, Editor, digital imaging tech and other positions in various film and video projects
Production & post-production facility owner/operator

Film Production

Memory of Time and Excellence《時光流水》
Co-Director | Director of Photography 
Feature Film 2018
Jinping English Camp《金平英語訓練營》
Director | Producer  
導演| 監製
34th Telly Award in Documentary 2014
Deliberative Polling in Macau
Director | Producer  
導演| 監製
Documentary 2012
Shadow—Dead Riot
Director | Cinematographer  
導演 | 攝影
Feature Film 2005
Genic War《基因之戰》
21 Episode TV Drama Series 2004
Manhattan Midnight
Director of Photography 
Feature Film 2001
Best Cinematography Award 24th Philadelphia International Film Festival
Sunset Fighter《笑傲斜陽》
Director | Producer | Cinematographer 
導演| 監製 | 攝影
Made-for-Cable Movie