Born in 1961, YANG graduated from China Maritime College (today's Taipei College of Maritime Technology).
He was once a seaman, a councilor's assistant, and a legislator's assistant. He joined the TV and film industry
by chance, starting by being a production secretary and a production assistant. He was involved in the
production of several films, including CHENG Wen-tang's Somewhere Over the Dreamland, Badu's Homework,
The Passage, Blue Cha Cha, Summer's Tail, Tears, LIN Chih-ju's The Wall, CHENG Fen-fen's Keeping Watch,
TSAI Yin-chuan's Stilt and KUO Chen-ti's The Boar King.
International professional experience