Spanning generations, 'Dancing in Their Light' tracks a Chinese American family's embattled yet triumphant journey from fleeing China's civil war through the cultural and political tapestry of 20th-century America to the modern-day legacy of a restaurant dynasty.
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For the first time in history, a film about how Asian American pioneer entrepreneurs have helped build Silicon Valley and made it the innovative tech capital of the world. Their building of biotech, venture capital, to semiconductor chips will continue to benefit our daily lives, from creating jobs and curing cancer to strengthening military defense technology.
A film script
A developing feature film
A supernatural thriller in the vein of six sense meets inception.
Winner of 2018 Independent Horror Movie Awards -Best feature film script.
Winner of 2018 Global film festival award – Best feature film screenplay.
2018 Diversity film and script showcase winners – Official selection.
2018 CWA- Creative world awards - Finalist
2018 PAGE AWARD- Semi-Finalist
2018- 13HORROR.COM FILM & SCREENPLAY CONTEST- Finalist
Highly recommended script score of 78 on slated.com
An American expat in Macau enlists the help of a young psychic to find his wife's killer only to discover that he might have been possessed by a dark force and committed the crime himself.
TEQUILA BODY SHOTS- DIRECTED BY Tony Shyu
Tequila body shots is Tony's feature directorial debut. It's a horror/comedy film disturbed by Lions Gate.
Tony Shyu is a noted director and award-winning screenwriter. Tony serves as director and producer of the project. Tony spent many years in Asia creating award-winning commercials for major brands such as Avon, Volvo, and Visa. He won the Taiwan Times award, which is Asia’s equivalent of a Clio award. The PSA he directed for API Vote starring George Takei, John Cho, and Constance Wu won the 2016 Videographer award.
He is also currently in production on Macau Omen (2018), which has won numerous awards including Best Screenplay at the 2012 Gotham film awards. His short film, Macau Twilight (2008), was an official selection at the BFI London Film Festival. Tony also wrote, directed and produced a feature film, Tequila Body Shots (1999), which was distributed by Lionsgate.
Tony received his B.A. and M.F.A. in film from the renowned Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, which is known for creating visual storytellers. His classmates at Art Center included famed award-winning directors Michael Bay, Zack Snyder, and Tarsem Singh, among many others.