Co-Founder, BananaMana Films
Christian Lee is co-founder of BananaMana Films, an award-winning production company that specializes in creating aspirational Asian dramas in English for film, TV and web. BananaMana Films’ recent feature film, JIMAMI TOFU, that Christian co-wrote, co-directed and co-executive produced is a romantic feature set in Okinawa, Japan that tells a love story between a Singaporean Chinese chef, and a Japanese food critic woven around 100 year old Okinawa Ryukyu Dynastic cuisine. The film was financed through support by the Okinawa Convention Visitors Bureau, and has also been officially selected to the 37th Hawaii International Film Festival in the Eat.Drink.Film section. BananaMana Films’ most prominent drama, Perfect Girl, won 7 international awards and 17 nominations and is distributed globally by Netflix.