Born and raised in China, Xu Zhang is a writer, director and producer who worked on projects that range from narrative, documentary, experimental, music videos to PSAs.
Xu graduated from the University of Southern California, with an MFA in Film and Television Production. Her short film En Route was screened at over 20 international festivals across the world. In 2015, she co-directed Don Quixote: The Ingenious Man of La Mancha, a feature-length film developed by James Franco. In 2017, Xu is selected as one of the five participants in Warner Brothers Emerging Directors Workshop among five thousands applicants and directed short film LUNA.
Xu is interested in creating stories that evoke universal emotions and hopes to continue engaging in high-quality, original and forward-thinking storytelling.