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Originally from Taiwan and graduated from Royal College of Art in 2012, Annlin Chao has been working as a film/animation producer & director in London for more than 6 years.


She is passionate about storytelling, specialises in developing creative solutions for clients, and catching the artistic rhythm of visual arts.


Her previous production including commercial videos, music videos, and short films; the clients include Channel 4, V&A museum, Sub Pop from Warner Music Group, National Palace Museum in Taiwan, Humanities Research in European Area (HERA)...etc.


Red Dot Award - Branding and communication, Germany, 2019

Remi Winner, World-Fest Houston International Film Festival, USA, 2017

Best Animation Award, Travel Film Festival, Russia, 2017

Nomination Best Animation Awards, Premiers Plans Angers, France, 2017

Best Animation Award, Seattle Shorts Film Festival, USA, 2016

Best Theme Award, West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival, USA, 2014

Best Short Film Award, Utopia Film Festival, USA, 2014  

Best Animation Award Nomination, Island Film Festival, USA, 2014

Best Animation Award Nomination, Anifest Canterbury Film Festival, UK, 2014

John Norris Wood Natural Form Drawing Prize UK, 2013

Best LGBT Film - Calcutta International
Festival & Exhibitions

Vimeo Staff Picks
Manchester Film Festival Official Selection, UK, 2017

San Diego Asian Film Festival Official Selection, USA, 2017

LandShuter Film Festival Official Selection, Landshut, Germany, 2015
RiverRun Film Festival Official Selection, Carolina, USA, 2015
Pico Island Film Festival Official Selection, Pico island, Portugal, 2015
Anifest Canterbury Film Festival official Selection, UK, 2014
UK Young Artists Festival official Selection, UK, 2014 
Nomination Best Animation Award, Long Island Film Festival, USA, 2014
International Film Award Berlin official selection, Germany, 2014
Crypt Gallery Art Exhibition, UK, 2013


Creative Review 2020

Crossline Taiwan, 2017

Metabolic Megazine, 2017
Creative Review, 2016
Fubiz Megazine, 2016

Feel free to drop me a line!

Besides directing, I also work tightly with an independent crew based in London, producing high quality animation or live action for art, exhibition, commercial, music video and documentary.

Feel free to drop me a line if you need to have a video made.

Contact Me

Contact Me.

Annlin Chao

Animation/Film Director

Art Director

Please email


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