Han Yi
Producer and Director

Many Truths to Speak: Documentary Making during the Pandemic

Yi Han is a multiple award-winning film producer, with expertise in International Co-Production, Strategic Marketing and Distribution of China-related independent films. Her producer work includes acclaimed feature documentaries Better AngelsChina Heavyweight and Last Train Home. Her director debut In My Eyes was in competition at 2018 Shanghai International Film Festival. Prior to focusing on the film business, Yi Han was an Anchor & News Reporter for Sichuan Provincial TV Station and China Central Television. She holds a Masters Degree in Journalism from Carleton University, Canada.

2020 Documentary Series: A Long-Cherished Dream – Producer (Will be streamed in early 2021)
2020 RASHOMON HONG KONG – Producer (In post-production)
2020 WUHAN2020 – Co-director/Producer (In post-production)
2018 IN MY EYES – Director
Shanghai International Film Festival Best Documentary Nominee
2018 BETTER ANGELS – Producer
Special Recommendation Award from the Jury: Beijing International Film Festival
2015 Broken Places – Producer
2015 Heart of A Tiger – Producer
Best Documentary, China Documentary Association
2012 China Heavyweight – Producer
Best Documentary, Taipei Golden Horse Awards
Golden Gate Award, San Francisco International Film Festival
Best Documentary, Milan International Film Festival
2009 Last Train Home – Co-Producer
Best Documentary, IDFA – International Documentary Film Festival, Amsterdam
Best Documentary/Best Business Report, Emmy Award
Golden Gate Awards, San Francisco International Film Festival
2008 The Medicine Man of the Mountain – Director/Producer
Winner Canada Rogers Communications Award in Television Journalism
Cannes Short Film Corner