Elissa Rosati, Founder

 After graduating from New York City's famed High School of the Performing Arts, Elissa completed her BFA in honors from New York University's TISCH School of the Arts with a degree in film and television directing. After many years of international professional performance experience she moved to Hong Kong where she founded Focus on Film in 2006. Elissa has taught in conservatories world wide. In addition to directing programs for Focus on Film, she continues to teach film in Hong Kong at such prestigious institutions as the Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts, Youth Arts Foundation, Chinese International School and City University. 


Elissa Rosati 畢業於在電影製作中享負盛名的紐約大學之TISCH School of the Arts ,榮獲電影及電視製作學位。擁有多年國際表演經驗的Elissa,來到香港以後,以劇場導演及製作打出名堂。Elissa曾任教於世界各地優秀的學院,現 為香港演藝學院及香港青年藝術協會的導師。



Board of Directors

Clare Stearns, Chair

Robert Braunstein

Elaine Forsgate Marden

Elissa Rosati


Advisory Board

Lisa Genasci
Crystal Kwok
Billy Lau
Andew Lau
Dr. Gina Marchetti
Lindsey McAlister
Darren Shaw
Fred Wang
Mike Yau, PhD