Trombly is an experienced journalist and news editor having worked for The Associated Press, Shanghai Daily and The Hollywood Reporter among others. He has written screenplays for feature films, developed and produced films and film festivals. Trombly has also done marketing, PR and communications content and educational content. He has lectured on media studies, journalism or writing at several colleges in China including Fudan University and Shanghai Jiaotong University. He is currently based in Osaka.
Obscure Productions Films
Currently employed at this company since January 2008
A film and video production company incorporated in USA, based in Shanghai. Specialized video production and film industry consultation and development.
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
BA in Literature
United States, Amherst
from September 2019 until June 1991
studied film, theater and comparative literature with a strong focus on Asian literature, films and drama traditions.
Mars Society New England , President, member
United States, Boston
from September 1999 until October 2003
Organized events and educational conferences for Mars science and support of Humans to Mars missions.
Third place - Best Film China CCTV Xi'An 48 Hour film competition. I was director of one of 11 teams assembled from film makers from across China. I had a team of mostly Chinese young film talents and we had one weekend and limited funds to write, produce and complete a short film in 48 hours in a village outside of Xi'An China.