Aephie is a Taiwanese filmmaker based in London. After studying architecture and fashion, she has been practicing her concepts and themes across spatial design, costume design, radio and visual artworks in Europe, USA, Japan and Taiwan. In 2012 she took a break from her work to study MA Filmmaking at the London Film School where she started writing and directing. She also works as a Production Designer. She has lived in more than 30 countries in her life and the stories she tells are often drawn on immigration, relationships, dreams, struggles, identities and self-exile in contemporary society.
Name: Aephie Huimi Chen
Lives in: London, England
Occupation: Director, Production Designer and Screenwriter
A Chick Called Wanda
Film (short) by Arielle Apfel (Comedy and Drama) Costume designer, Production designer A short coming-of-age comedy about a Brooklyn girl's quest for happiness amid the urban trends of juice cleanses, startups, and chicken adoptions.
In His Shadow
Film (short) by Arielle Apfel (Horror) Production designer, Camera and Electrical Department The oldest daughter of a cult family seduces and kidnaps a teenager at the behest of her puppet master mother.
Film (short) by Dimitry Kalinin (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Production designer A man is trying to finish an affair; she wants it to continue. A body is discovered on a beach that determines their future relationship.
The London Film School