Award-winning Taiwanese American director/writer and TAP-NY member Anne Hu will be launching the crowdfunding campaign for her upcoming short film Lunchbox on Monday, June 21, 2021, on Seed&Spark! This short drama about a Taiwanese American woman reconnecting to her late immigrant mother through cooking her childhood lunches is also led by an all Asian, female producing team: Chenney ChenRachel Liu, and Gabriella Murillo.  Please follow their campaign for their latest news/updates and contribute!

Synopsis: When a Taiwanese American woman prepares lunches from her childhood, she struggles to forgive herself for pushing away her immigrant mother.


  • Winter 2021 The Future of Film is Female Grant Winner
  • Top 10 Finalist 2021 SHIFT Creative Fund
  • Top 10 Finalist 2019 ScreenCraft Short Screenplay Competition
  • 2020 Queens Arts Fund New Work Grant Winner

Anne Hu’s Bio: Anne Hu is a Taiwanese American, NYC-based, award-winning director, writer, editor, and actress. Hu was featured in The Hollywood Reporter for making the 2020 Alice List for Emerging Female Filmmakers who have not yet directed a feature. She shadowed director Marc Webb on the Netflix series “The Society.” Her latest short CAKE was accepted into 38 film festivals, won 9 awards, and was featured in The Washington Post. She is managed by Writ-Large. Learn more about here.

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