Lin received his B.A. degree in arts from School of Film & TV Art and Technology of Shanghai University. His short film "FILL.KISH" was invited to screen at AISFF 2005, Cannes Film Festival 2006, Shanghai International Film Festival 2006, and Hawaii International Film Festival 2006. Lin's TV commercial "DDS Dental Care--Police and Thief" was selected to screen at Cannes Advertisement Festival. His TV commercial "China Show" won Gold Award at One Show China Youth Creative Competition 2005. His "RePanda" and "FILL.KISH" were selected by Shanghai Art Museum's "Jelly Time Exhibition". In 2007, he made Listening as part of the Visual Shanghai series for Shanghai Expo 2010.