Festival Committee

Honorary President of 2nd AND 3rd Edition

Qiankuan Li

Qiankuan Li is a first-class film director officially recognized by the Chinese government. He served as former President of China Film Association as well as juror for both Shanghai International Film Festival and the Chinese Golden Rooster Film Awards.

Honorary President of 1st Edition

Fei Xie

World-recognized Chinese film director and professor at Beijing Film Academy. He has served as juror for film festivals around the world and received numerous awards including the Golden Bear Awards of Berlin International Film Festival and the Chinese Hundred Flowers Awards.

HONORARY ADVISORS

Fenglin Wang

Vice President and Secretary General of China Film Producers’ Association, film producer and director of films and television shows.

Dr. Peter Grogono

Professor, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University. Recipient of Teaching Excellence Award.

Zhuoyue Huang

Chairman of the Publicity Department of the Central Committee of the Academic Committee of CCTSS National Project, the institute director of BLCU Sinological and Chinese Studies; Director of BLCU Culture Research Centre for Chinese Culture Translation and Studies Worldwide.

DONALD MARINELLI

As the dean of the Entertainment Technology Management Program at Columbia University School, Donald Marinelli is experienced in and familiar with advanced entertainment technology.

CCIFF Advisors

 

PETER RIST

Professor at Mel-Hoppenheim School of Cinema at Concordia University. Has served as the Chair for eight years.

XIAOMEI YUE

A well-known film and television project producer, financial investment adviser, and a driving force behind the film and television entertainment industry chain in cross-border integration.

 

JOAN VOGELESANG

Seasoned consultant specialized in international business development, SME globalization and education. Joan has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Toon Boom Animation Inc. from 1998 until 2014.

SITU ZHAODUN

Senior professor of the Beijing Film Academy and now works as the head of Beijing Film Academy’s Modern Creative Media College.

Jin Zheng

Council Director of Victoria College of Fine Arts, Deputy General Secretary of the China Film and Television Industry Alliance Education Committee, etc.

QIAN ZHANG

The executive director of Beijing Dianzan Culture Development. Ltd. Co.

PAUL CARVALHO

Montreal-based filmmaker, his documentary is beloved by Canadians.

Yongjian Sun

The first science and technology consul of General Consulate of People’s Republic of China in Montreal.

RUPERT BOTTENBERG

Canadian Visual artist, writer, editor, and event coordinator of the Fantasia Film Festival in Montreal.

Chao Liu

。Member of China Film Association; director of Macau Film Association. Also a film producer, technical director.

Vice Executive Directors

Shuiying Ge

Deputy Director of the Research Center for Scientific Communication of the Chinese Academy of Science, Director of Beijing Sci-tech Education Promotion Association, and Vice-chairman of Zhongguancun Culture creativity and game industry alliance.

Xiaoyong Mu

Famous Chinese producer, film, and television planner. He established Summer Star TV Media Co., Ltd. and was appointed as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Mu also

Feng Liu

Member of the China Film Producers’ Association, currently working for the Beijing TV Art Center Co., Ltd. – Liu Feng Studio. He has received many awards for his dedication in his field.

Ye Li

President of Wanda Cultural Industry Group. He started among the young generation of media workers, and became famous as a film investor and a film marketing specialist.

Fang Meng

Director, scriptwriter, and producer of Meng Fang Studio of China Central Film Production

Yu li

Head of the Graduate Department of the China Film Archive (China Film Art Research Center);Doctor’s degree of Film, and Master‘s degree of Russian Language and Literature.

 

YU WANG

Famous film producer in China with many experienced in co-production

 

Baofeng Xu

Beijing Language and Culture University Professor, The Chinese Culture Communication and Translation Platform Project Executive Director.

Dingling Chen

Chairman of DreamPlus Corporation and CoolBoy (Shanghai) Industrial Corporation Limited., Vice-President of Zhejiang Wenzhou Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, EMBA from Antai College of Shanghai Jiao Tong University.