Zhāo Lewis Liú earned his MFA in the Film and Video Production program at The University of Iowa. Lewis joined the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games for TV broadcasting at the Beijing Shooting Venue. He then worked for China Central Television (CCTV) as a broadcast journalist before he came to Iowa City in 2009. With credits in narrative, documentary, and experimental animation, Lewis identifies himself as an avant-pop filmmaker. Based in Washington, DC, Lewis produces several TV shows for the Voice of America.


Lewis writes in both Chinese and English, and this blog Beyond Hollywood is a comparative study of cinema and culture in both the United States of America, and the People’s Republic of China.



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