Yingna Lu is a film and media producer.
She began her career accidentally working as a PA on a reality dating show. She decided that after weeks of feeding actors scripted material, she may as well go into producing quality scripts.
In addition to ads, she has produced several experiential projects with Paper Moose including a three metre ten cent coin for the City of Sydney, nominated for the B&T ’30 under 30′ awards in 2015.
In 2014, Yingna Lu’s comedy series ‘Lessons From The Grave’, was commissioned by Screen NSW and broadcast on ABC1. The same team followed up in 2015 to produce, ‘Let’s Talk About’, one of the first shows to be commissioned by Presto TV. In 2015, her comedy web series was named Outstanding Comedy at the LA Webfest, Huffington Post called it a ‘brilliant comedy web series’, and SBS Comedy announced it ‘one of the best web series to come out of Australia this year’. Wingman has reached over 450k views. Her comedy short ‘Farid in the West’ screened at the 2013 Palm Springs Festival, 2014 Flickerfest, and was awarded runner up Best Women’s Short at the 2013 Cleveland Film Festival. She has Vimeo Staff picked music video clips for RUFUS (‘Tonight’), and SBCR (‘The Grid’). She line produced Bollywood inspired short, ‘Departure Lounge’, which was voted ‘Best Comedy’ in the 2015 AACTAs Social Shorts.
Outside of producing, she enjoys dress up parties, smashing soccer balls, and scaring herself into marathon bike rides for charity.