Anthony Chen is on Variety magazine's 10 directors to watch out for
Hollywood trade magazine Variety has named Anthony Chen as one of 10 directors to watch for this year.
The Singaporean is on a list that includes Britain's Clio Barnard and the United States' Maya Forbes, the writer of the 2009 animated film Monsters Vs Aliens who will make her directorial debut with the comedy Infinitely Polar Bear, starring Mark Ruffalo.
Chen is cited for his Golden Horse-winning drama Ilo Ilo.
The magazine will profile the directors in its Dec 17 issue.