Bing moved from China to Alabama to California to Illinois before he was 8 years old. He received a B.A. in English Literature from University of Illinois at Chicago in May of 2011. Since July 2011, Bing has been a member of the International Cinematographer's Guild, working on projects including Shameless, Empire, and Chiraq to fund his documentaries.
In 2015, his short film about two Vietnamese immigrants, Nuoc, won Best Directed Documentary at the Collected Voices Film Festival. Since September 2015, Bing has been a Story Director and DP for the upcoming documentary series America To Me directed by Steve James. He has taken his directorial feature, Minding the Gap, through Kartemquin's Diverse Voices in Docs program, Tribeca All Access, Firelight Media's Producer Lab and Chicago Media Project's DOC10 pitch session.
Films by Bing Liu
- All The Queen's Horses 2017
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