Chai Yee Wei is a Singaporean filmmaker who started his career writing and shooting short films, which garnered attention in the local circuits for their quirkiness and dark subject matter. Blood Ties: The Short Film
launched his filmmaking career when it was picked up by Oak3 Films and the Singapore Film Commission to be made into a full-length movie. The movie screened commercially in Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan. Yee Wei followed up with several features, such as Twisted
, which was released in Singapore in August 2011, and That Girl in Pinafore
in August 2013.
He also founded MochaChai Lab, a boutique digital film lab that is fully compliant with the DCI standard, to support film production work and to serve cinemas in the region.