Only The Moon Stands Still
Meet the Filmmaker
Johnson Cheng’s films have been official selections at over 100 international film festivals, including Tribeca, AFI FEST (Audience Award), Toronto, Palm Springs (Best Student Film Award), Aspen, and Atlanta. Johnson’s short film, IRON HANDS, premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival and was acquired by Topic Studios and Film Movement. His latest short film, LONELY BLUE NIGHT, premiered at the 2020 AFI FEST and is currently streaming on HBO/HBO Max. Johnson is an HBO APA Visionary, recipient of the Princess Grace Award, and an alumnus of Film Independent’s Project Involve, VC’s Armed With a Camera Fellowship, the NYFF Artist Academy, and Columbia University’s M.F.A. Film Directing/Screenwriting program. Johnson is repped by WME.