Biography

Jay Hou is a photographer and filmmaker who studied in the U.S. Jay’s photos have been shown in gallery exhibition as well as published by Agency France-Presse(AFP) subsidiary Citizenside. Jay's documentary film, Second Chance, is an uplifting cancer survivor story about the young patient Elvin beating leukaemia and given a second chance in life. Elvin decided to pursue his dream to become a professional singer.

The documentary film was selected by the Formosa International Film Festival. In addition, the film is distributed by CNEX MOD channel in Taiwan in the summer 2020.

Jay's first narrative fiction short, The Man in the Bar, was privately screened in the Dark Room at 2020 International Film Festival Rotterdam.