Fong began working with the independent distributor Strand Releasing while majoring in Film Studies at the University of California at Berkeley. He moved to New York in 1997 to work at Killer Films on the production of Todd Solondz’s Happiness and Bruce Wagner’s I’m Losing You. He has worked on the production of Woody Allen’s Sweet and Lowdown, Brad Anderson’s Happy Accidents, as well as with distributor IFC Films. Fong was the Associate Producer of Patrick Stettner’s The Business of Strangers and producer the short films Upheaval starring Frances McDormand (2001 New Directors/New Films Series) and Grasshopper (2003 Tribeca Film Festival). In 2001, he joined producer Susan Stover at HeadQuarters, an independent film production company in New York, and is currently developing Richard Glatzer and Wash West’s latest project, Lot’s Wife, with Sarah Polley and Bill Paxton.
Tribeca All Access® | 2005