Jean Tsien

Editor/Executive Producer/Consultant
A-Doc / Independent Filmmaker
Participates in 1 Session

Jean Tsien is a veteran documentary editor, executive producer, and story consultant. Her notable editing credits include the 2001 Academy Award nominee, Scottsboro: An American Tragedy, three Peabody Award-winning films, and the 2020Primetime EMMY for Best Documentary The Apollo. Tsien was the executive producer and editor for Plastic China, winner of 54th Golden Horse Award for Best Editing; The Road to Fame for BBC/Storyville; Please Remember Me, winner of the 2019 Doc Impact Award. She also executive produced People’s Republic of Desire, winner of Grand Jury Award at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival, All in My Family for Netflix, Our Time Machine for POV/PBS, and a 5-part series on the history of Asian Americans for PBS. 76 Days, a film that Tsien produced premiered at TIFF2020. She consulted on many award-winning films such as: Hooligan Sparrow, Joan Didion; The Center Will Not Hold, and the 2020 Academy Award winner American Factory. Tsien has served as an editing advisor at many workshops and labs around the world. She is a recipient of Mentor Award at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, a member of American Cinema Editors, and the Documentary Branch of the Academy. 

Sessions in which Jean Tsien participates

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
11:45 AM
11:45 AM

Sessions in which Jean Tsien attends

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:15 AM
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
7:15 AM
7:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
Frederick Wiseman
Participant
Zipporah Films
Director, Producer, Edit...
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM
6:30 PM
6:30 PM
  • Gimme Truth!
  • Signup required
  • The Montalbán - Theatre
  • 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Game Show
    CreativityTransparencyEmerging
8:00 PM
8:00 PM
  • PBS Indies Party
  • Signup required
  • NeueHouse Hollywood - NeueHouse Hollywood
  • 8:00 PM  -  10:00 PM  | 2 hours

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
  • Keynote: Orwa Nyrabia
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 9:00 AM  -  9:30 AM  | 30 minutes
  • Keynote
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyInternationalASL AvailableClosed CaptionedEmerging
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
2:30 PM
2:30 PM
5:45 PM
5:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM