Through a conversation with a woman, Chinese artist Lei Lei recounts the family history. An immense collage of unique and unusual material allows him to reconstruct the real and dreamlike memories of her experiences in an oppressive society. The art of experimenting in the re-montage as a sensory, emotional and political shock. (MMF)
- Berlinale - Forum (2019)
- Thessaloniki Documentary Festival (2019)
His works include the short animation films This is Love (Best Narrative Short Award at Ottawa International Film Festival in 2010), Recycled (selected at Annecy Film Festival, Grand Prix of Shorts & Non-Narrative Films at Holland International Animation Film Festival), and many others selected to numerous international festivals and exhibited in museums.
In 2014 he served on the Jury of Zagreb / Holland International Animation Film Festival and won the Asian Cultural Council Grant. He has also been selected to attend many artist residencies and fellowship programs, including the ACC Cai Fellowship in New York (2014), Artist Residency Program at Abbaye de Fonteyraud, France (2015), Locarno Summer Academy (2016) and Artist Residency at Macdowell Colony, U.S.A (2016). Since 2017, he has been a full time Faculty Member of the Experimental Animation of CalArts Film & Video School.
He has had solo exhibitions in Beijing and Austria and has also been in exhibitions all over the world.