Aimée-Lee Curran

Aimée-Lee Xu Hsien is a Chinese-Irish-Australian Writer and Director. She approaches drama like it’s a comedy, and comedy like it’s a drama, creating an off-beat hybrid that is exuberant, playful, irreverent, and full of heart. Aimée-Lee is an actor’s director who knows how to bring out the best in her cast. She loves to explore character and elevate reality through richly detailed production design, bringing a lavish visual style to even the most humble of stories (and budgets).

Her short film, Jump has screened at over 25 international film festivals, and won Best Short Film at the Academy Award-accredited Palm Springs International ShortFest, Provincetown International Film Festival and Blue Mountains Film Festival.

Aimée-Lee’s commercial work includes TVCs for CommBank, PayPal, H&MSquare, and Ad Standards, and a six-camera broadcast event for Tik Tok.

Season Two of the web series Syd2030, directed by Aimée-Lee, won Best International Web Series at the LA Film, TV & Webisode Festival, the Melbourne WebFest and Dublin WebFest.

Aimée-Lee has directed music videos for a host of Aria-award nominated artists including Lime Cordiale, Thundamentals, Hellions, and Ruby Boots.

Projects on file

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