Hsien Yu Niu


Hsien Yu is a filmmaker from Taiwan. While she was in Taiwan, she got sponsored by the Forestry Bureau of Taiwan and the Ministry of Science and Technology to create documentaries and short films for environmentally friendly issues. The short film she worked on as a Director of Photography, SANGRE, directed by Marlene Emilia Rios, got selected by San Pedro International Film Festival 2017, the Berlin Flash Film Festival March 2017, and Miami Independent Film Festival April 2017. ZERO, the documentary she shot directed by Emily Maquet got selected by the Journée du Green Documentaire in 2017. Now graduated from the London Film School as a Cinematographer. She is now traveling around the world with film crews as a gaffer and DoP from the UK all the way to Morocco, Italy, India, USA, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China and much more in the future.

Hsien Yu Niu

MA Filmmaking
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LFS Filmography

We Choose to Go, Director of Photography, RED Epic, 15m, 2019

Underneath, Director of Photography/Camera Operator, Alexa M, 17m, 2019

Bobo & Sean, Gaffer, 35mm film, 10m, 2019

Night Shift, Camera Assistant, Alexa, 16m, 2019

Ink, Camera Assistant, 35mm film, 10m, 2018

Quasi una fantasia (Almost a Fantasy), Spark, 16mm film, 16m, 2019

Postal, Gaffer, Alexa, 16m, 2018

Sealight, Gaffer, Arri Amira, 18m, 2019

The (Sort of) Last Fight of Caroline & Keaton, Gaffer, Sony F3, 13m, 2019

At Sea, Gaffer, Alexa, 11m, 2018

Soft Parade, The, Camera Operator, 2018

Remains, Editor, Alexa, 8m, 2017

UB-13, Camera Assistant, Art Director, 35mm film, 13m, 2017

A Jolly Good Fellow, Focus Puller, 35mm film, 12m, 2017

ZERO, Director of Photography, Sony F3, 15m, 2017

On/OFF, Gaffer, 16mm film, 4m, 2017

Sangre, Director of Photography, 16mm film, 3m, 2017

Who Is My Neighbour?, Camera Operator, 16mm film, 3m, 2017

Insomniac, Assistant Director, 16mm film, 3m, 2017

Varnish, Camera Assistant, 16mm film, 3m, 2017

Silent, Director, Producer, 16mm film, 3m, 2017

Strangers, Camera Operator, 16mm film, 2m, 2016

Sand Borders, Editor, Focus Puller, 16mm film, 4m, 2016

Batul, Gaffer, RED Epic, 14m, 2018

Scraps, Spark, Alexa, 11m, 2017

La Petite Folie, Gaffer, Alexa M, 13m, 2018

Missy, Gaffer, Arri Amira, 6m, 2018

but he was home, Director of Photography, DSLR, 16m, 2018

Images of Absence, Camera Assistant, DIT, Arri Amira, 13m, 2018

Bo & Mei, Script Supervisor, Alexa, 15m, 2017

Three Portraits, Runner, HDCam, 20m, 2016

Shark, Costume Designer, Alexa, 12m, 2017

Diliman, Runner, master digital, 14m, 2017