Christian Oh loves production of all types of events and projects and has lots of experiences with expos, conventions, galas, and large-scale events. Prior to his return to DC APA Film, he was the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Kollaboration DC, an Asian American Talent competition here in the DC metro area. He has been a panelist, moderator, and a professional emcee for many different events pertaining to Asian American Media and Arts. Christian was also a former adjunct professor for the Asian American Studies program at University of Maryland.
Christian has produced and directed many award-winning shorts, music videos, commercials, and public service announcements. He received his film background education from George Washington University Documentary Center, internships with Adobe at both the Cannes and Venice Film Festivals and on-hands experience with Sundance and Tribeca.
Treasurer & Financial Director
Rong has been involved with APA Film since 2013 as the Financial Director and in 2016 to the Present as the Treasurer on the board. He has also helped produce several shorts for various film competitions, music videos, APA Film's Script 2 Screen, and has helped photograph behind the scenes at the APA Film festival. Aside from watching film submissions each year, he also loves meeting the various talented filmmakers and actors who come to DC as part of this film festival. Outside of the festival he enjoys traveling, spending time with his family and dog, and cooking.
David is the Administrator at the U.S. China Education Trust (USCET), and has worked in the non-profit US-China relations area for many years. He is from Hong Kong via the U.K, with Shanghai and Beijing roots. A longtime community volunteer, David is a past president of the Great DC chapter of the Organization of Chinese Americans. He also serves on a number of boards including The Freer Sackler Galleries’ Friends Council, the National Cherry Blossom Festival, and Bel Cantanti Opera. David started the annual Cherry Blossom Freedom Walk in support of the National Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism. He lives with his wife in Bethesda, Maryland.
Dewey is a DC based video producer/director and commercial photographer with a degree in Media Arts and Animation. He's also a musical composer, producer and performer. He collaborates in numerous projects including a retro video game metal band and his own original music.
His work has been featured at AT&T Shape produced at Warner Bros Studios, The Kojo Nnamdi Show WAMU 88.5 FM, Smithsonian Magazine, Washingtonian, ABC 7 News, WUSA 9 News, the Arlington Virginia Network, and published in Harvard's magazine, "Ed.". His photographs are included in the published book; Portraits from the Pike: A Celebration of Community, and Living Diversity: The Columbia Pike Documentary Project.