Karin Chien

Karin Chien is an independent film producer based in New York City, and the 2010 recipient of the Independent Spirit Producers Award. Karin has produced seven feature films, including The Exploding Girl (2009), The Motel (2005) and Robot Stories (2002), which have won over 75 festival awards, premiered at Sundance and Berlin, and received international distribution. Karin is in post-production on two features, Untitled Haiti Project directed by P. Benoit, and Jack & Diane directed by Bradley Rust Gray. Karin is also in pre-production on the film installation Untitled (Structures) by Leslie Hewitt in collaboration with Bradford Young. Karin is the president and founder of dGenerate Films, the leading distributor of independent Chinese cinema. Karin is also the Director of the CAAM Fellowship program.