Robin WENG Shouming

Robin Weng, also known as Weng Shouming, began directing short films and documentaries in 2002 as a student at the Beijing Film Academy. Fujian Blue (2007), his first feature, won the Dragons and Tigers Award at the 26th Vancouver International Film Festival, was an official selection at the 2008 International Film Festival Rotterdam Tiger Awards Competition, and received post-production support from both the Pusan International Film Festival’s Asian Cinema Fund and the Rotterdam Festival’s Hubert Bals Fund. Weng recently co-produced the film Take Me to Vietnam and released a new film, Red Spider Lily (2008).


Red Spider Lily

Fujian Blue
2007, 87 min, narrative

-2007 Vancouver International Film Festival, Dragons and Tigers Award
-2007 Pusan International Film Festival, Official Selection
-2007 PIFF Asian Cinema Fund, Independent Feature Post-Production Support Fund grant
-2007 IFFR Hurbert Bals Fund Post-Production Support Fund grant
-2008 International Film Festival Rotterdam, Official Selection

Shellfish Girl
2005, 30 min, feature

Fan Fan and Xiao Xue
2004, 30 min, documentary

Young Age
2004, 15 min, short

-2004 Forum of Asian Cinema, Singapore

Going Home
2004, 20 min, short

2003, 28 min, documentary

Jasmine Bay
2003, 18 min, short

-2003 Beijing Digital Video Forum Award
-2003 IFVA Asian New Force Award
-2003 Asian Film Festival, Hong Kong
-2003 Taily High Festival, Taiwan

Seafood Stand
2002, 10 min, short
-2002 Beijing Student Film Festival Award