About Tau Tau Menghan
Tau Tau Menghan is Founder and CEO of LUMAX.co GmbH and has worn many hats in her time: as a film producer, director, novelist, talkshow host and business leader.
Tau Tau’s contentious debut provided the foundation for her “real” career in writing. In 1997 at age 16, she published her first novel, Ivory Fairytale 《象牙童话》，which was then adapted to a radio drama and received the CCMC national prize. Later on, she studied and lived across Africa and Europe where her adventures inspired novels such as Foxy《狐香》and
Shake Shake, North Africa《北非，摇摇摇》.
Meanwhile, Tau Tau's adventurous lifestyle-focused urban office community based in mainland China caught the attention of the media. She appeared as a celebrity guest on talkshows and reality shows on TV, such as Culture Matters and If You Are the One. She also continued writing for Chinese publications, including columns about her experiences abroad for magazines such as Vogue China ,ELLE China, Shanghai Times.She is therefore invited to be celebrity judge on talent show such as "Remy Martin Top Model Show".The collections of her columns were published in 2005, entitled The Map of Amore《情人地图》and
A Savage Dream 《野人部落》.
Since 2015, Tau Tau has been based in Berlin, where she has written, produced and directed both domestic films and international projects. TAU TAU’s first independently produced film, Open Wound the Ueber: movie has won 21 international awards, including Best Film Producer at the HIMPFF awards. Since writing and directing the short film Angry Fruits Hotel, TAU TAU is bringing together a team of creative forces from China, Europe and the US to devise her feature film debut, mystery comedy caper No Zuo No Die.
Tau Tau’s business ventures extend as far as the woods and lumber industry, where she is better known as Carla Wang, founder of Lumax Resources Limited, Germany’s leading hardwood export company and holder of significant market share in the Asia wood supply industry. Since 2016, the LUMA.co GmbH ,the creative arm of LUMAX Resources Group has also invested in, produced and co-produced feature films and animations.
A selection of Tau Tau's film projects:
"NO ZUO NO DIE"
BLACK COMEDY CRIME
WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY Tau Tau
Staring :Jerry Karteng,Gregory B.Waldis,Tau Tau,Marcelina Bozek
the umber movie"/TIME IS UP
award-winning thriller feature film
produced by Tau Tau
Staring :Leila Lowfire,Jerry Kwarteng,Erik Hansen
Written and directed by Juergen R.Weber
"ANGRY FRUITS HOTEL"/"DREAMA LITTLE DREAM"
Short film,drama ,comedy
written and directed by Tau Tau
A selection of Tau Tau's books:
SHAKE SHAKE,NORTH AFRICA
ROMANTIC FICTION ／RADIODRAMASCRIPT