May May Tchao

Chicago, IL, USA


May May Tchao, director, producer and writer, takes her projects from concept to finish, wearing many hats that include shooting as second-camera person, editing and even designs her own promotional and marketing materials. Self-taught and a firm believer in “learning by doing,” she honed in her craft by collaborating with top talents and consulting with Kartemquin Films to explore compelling stories and issues dear to her heart. Her directorial debut is SPILLED WATER, a doc about how China's economic transformation is transforming her women; and she is now working on her second film HAYDEN & HER FAMILY (working title) a film about the Curry's adoption story and their motivation of living an ambitious ethical life.