Summer Xinlei Yang is an independent film, TV, and commercial producer who speaks fluent English, Mandarin, and Cantonese. Her films and commercials have won numerous awards and premiered at international film festivals including Sundance, Berlin Film Festival, Student Academy Award, Shanghai International Film Festival, San Sebastian International Film Festival, South by Southwest, Cannes Diversity Showcase, a total of 29 Academy Award Qualifying film festivals, and about 200+ international and local film festivals.
Summer worked on the Amazon Studios original series, Bosch, Disney+ original series, American Born Chinese and the Blumhouse Productions feature development department. Her commercials won multiple American Advertising Awards, Telly Awards commercials and Golden Lion Award for companies such as Mercedes Benz, Intel, Tencent and more.
Summer produced Brainwashed: Sex-Camera-Power which was exective produced by the Disney family, an upcoming narrative feature executive produced by Oscar-winning producers, Steven Rales and Mark Johnson, and the Hot Docs selected documentary feature, Baima Boy.