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Timothy Linh Bui Edit Profile

film producer , Film director

Timothy Linh Bui is a Vietnamese-born American filmmaker, film producer, and screenwriter.

Background

Bui was born in Saigon, South Vietnam, and came to the United States with his family as a refugee of the Vietnam War in 1975, leaving Vietnam approximately one week before the Fall of Saigon.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia College, 1993.

Career

Co-producer, Under The Umbrella Entertainment, Los Angeles, 1994;director, Giang NGOC Prodns., Westminster, California, 1993-1994;director, TMT Entertainment, Anahiem, California, 1994-1995;director, Diem Xua Prodns., Anahiem, 1995-1996;director, General Electric Company Prodns., Los Angeles, 1996;co-producer, writer, Open City Films, New York City, 1997. Consultant A.E.G. Entertainment, Burbank, California, 1995-1996.

Achievements

  • Austin Film Festival2001: Won, "Best Advance Screening" – Green DragonHumanitas Prize2001: Won, "Best Film" – Green DragonSundance Film Festival1999: Won, "Grand Jury Prize, Audience Award, Cinematography" - Three Season2001: Nominated, "Grand Jury Prize for Best Dramatic Film" – Green Dragon2014: Won "Silver Kite Award Best Feature Film" - How To Fight in Six Inch Heels.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Scriptwriter, director: Saigon, I Love You. Co-producer Yellow Lotus. Director Los Angeles Nights, Passage of Love, Prayer for the Dying, Tuesday Afternoon.

      Co-writer, co-producer: Three Seasons. Director writer: Green Dragon, 2000.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Movies, sports.

Connections

father:
Son Tuyet

mother:
Truong Thi Bui