BRUCE THIERRY CHEUNG
NYC / LOS ANGELES / BANGKOK
1982 born in a california summer
1985 my brother is born. excited, i jump and hit my head on a table. 8 stiches. this is my first memory.
1992 slowdancing awkwardly
2003 shooting short films, making mixtapes
2007 architect. never sleeping
2008 smitten, nyu grad film
2010 help launch Opening Ceremony TV
2011 road tripping in southeast asia
2012 - 2017 shooting features, making mixtapes
2017 younger with a hunger
Bruce is a director / cinematographer with a background in architecture.
Before pursuing film, Bruce was an architect at Studio Daniel Libeskind where he designed several projects, including a redevelopment of downtown Seoul and a wind-powered art center in Germany.
As an MFA student in Film at NYU, he served as a Department Fellow and a Teaching Assistant for Spike Lee.
In 2010, he helped launch Opening Ceremony TV, an award winning fashion film company. Bruce is also a frequent collaborator of James Franco, serving as his cinematographer on numerous commercials and feature films.
His short film, "Each Moment is the Universe," shot on the road in Thailand, was featured in Dazed and Confused magazine and screened at the Tribeca Film Festival.
He loves singing New Order at 2 am karaoke sessions.