an ode to transgression (2022)

Pondering on the idea of happiness, an ode of transgression is a one-minute film exploring physical movement of oneself within the city of Hong Kong during pandemic time.

- Selected for Happiness programme, SEA Foundation, Tilburg, the Netherlands, Mar 2022

Night Skies (2020)

[a commission by Lumen Studios, funded by Arts Council England Coronavirus Emergency Grant]

Commissioned by Lumen Studios, the project invites 20 artists around the globe to film time-lapse videos of the night sky. As one of the selected artists, I have made a short film in Hong Kong. See more about the project here

Three Colours (2019)

[collaborated with Beatriz Gijón Gijón]

Three Colours is a three-channel film that explores how moving image and music, body and nature improvise and interweave with each other. 

Entirely filmed in Blanca and Granada in Spain, the work takes the audience through a playful adventure in its particular landscape with movements and sound compositions. The work was created during AADK residency in Autumn 2019. 

Songs from Home (2018)

Songs from home shows women who moved to Rotterdam singing in public spaces in typical Dutch landscapes in their mother tongue – as a mean to temporary occupy the space filmed and exhibited.

Screenings: - Exhibited in Excavating Empathy, TENT, NL, Mar 2018
- Screened at Earthly Vision: Student Film Compliation, Haiton Art Center, TW, Jul 2018
- Screened at MIASMA, Neverland Cinema, NL, Jan 2019 - Exhibited at Home is Wherever I’m with U, Enclave Lab, London, UK, Mar 2019

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