Larry Tung is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and journalist in New York City. He is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Performing and Fine Arts at York College/CUNY and teaches courses in speech communication and communications technology. Prior to York, he taught media courses at Kean University in New Jersey for 11 years.
A native of Taiwan, he holds an M.F.A. in TV Production from Brooklyn College and an M.S. in journalism from Columbia University. He received several fellowships, including Vanderbilt University Media Fellowship, and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Faculty Fellowship.
Tung’s films focus on social justice and human rights issues. They have been featured in more than 40 film festivals around the world. His most recent film, Coming Full Circle, premiered at New Jersey Q Fest in April 2016 and won the best documentary award at the Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival.
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