Joanna Zhang – General Producer, Artistic Director, Film Director
Graduated from Academy of Art University with MFA Degree of Motion Pictures and Television in Directing Major as well as from Lincoln University with MBA Degree in International Business Administration, Joanna is the president of American Art Institute and the Founder & president of San Francisco International New Concept Film Festival.
Directed, written and produced many short films: “Chinese American”, “Sweet Kiss” and “Beautiful Face”, etc. “Chinese American”, “Sweet Kiss” won Best Short-Film, Best Leading Actress, Best Director and Best Producer Awards in several film festivals.
Executive producer and actress in numerous dramas, comedies and musical productions: Comedy “7-Star General”, Black Humor “Yin and Yang”, Musical “It is Too Much Trouble to Change Your Wife”, Tragedy “New Blue and Black”, Post Modern Black Humor “Secret Love on Peach Blossom Land” and Musical Drama “I Have a Date with Spring”, etc.
Hold acting training programs for several years. Performances include classic drama clips “Thunderstorm”, “Wild Field”, etc.
She devotes the long-term dedication to several nonprofit organizations over the years.