Look into the dark corner, find the light, address unnoticed but worth telling stories. Hao Dong is an international award-winning filmmaker with extensive experience in directing, cinematography and editing. He is passionate about exploring the themes of social care, justice, transformation, and healing.
He has collaborated with well established brands including New York Fashion Week, New York International Auto Show, Swarovski, Hyatt Hotels, Verizon, Tsingtao Brewery, Deloitte, Nasdaq, China Airlines, etc.
He also created videos with over 260 million views including US-China Phase One Trade Deal, 40th Anniversary of US-China Diplomatic Relations, Times Square Ball Drop Live, Ambassador Kenneth Quinn, president of the World Food Prize Foundation, US-China Panda Diplomacy, etc.
Hao worked alongside renowned filmmakers and artists such as Emmy Awards winner Norman Steinberg, Larry Banks, Bianca Bob, Cao Jun, and interviewed the Attorney General of NY Letitia James, Congresswoman Grace Meng, NYS Senators Daniel Squadron and Toby Stavisky, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, etc.
Up to now, his films, Going the Distance, A Life in New York City, Connection as well as others have been showed around 4 continents, 20 countries and more than 40 international film festivals worldwide, including such well-known film festivals as Davis International Film Festival, IndieWise Film Festival, Sunlight International Film Festival, Big MINI Media Festival, Frame by Sound Festival that have Academy Award® nominated panelists such as Carl Deal and Steven Ascher; grand jury like Grammy® nominated Brandon K. Hampton; music composer for film Inception, Zack Hemsey etc. These highly competitive film festivals with those Hollywood talents absolutely make Hao Dong stand out. His films were shown in America, Asia, Europe, Africa including USA, Canada, UK, Spain, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Romania, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Belgium, India, Brazil, Kenya, etc.
Hao is capable of producing high quality content that is visually compelling as well as profound and socially aware. His mastery of camerawork and understanding of digital media has made him an asset for film and video making.