Song Chi is a writer, journalist and film director from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She has worked for the Than Nien newspaper and Television Film Studio and received awards for her films. In the start of 2008 she was put under heavy surveillance, after having written critical articles on various websites and given interviews to overseas media. She got fired from her job at the Television Film Studio and had great difficulties in finding employment. She arrived as guest writer in Kristiansand City of Refuge in 2009.