Calling the Flowers(57min, 2020)

 The film documents the daily life of Zhang’s aunt Yingchun who ran away from home in her thirties. Seeking into what happened twenty-seven years ago unveiled some hidden stories of the whole family. The film portraits Yingchun not only as her aunt but also as a woman, a mother and a daughter.







Two Artists.2019

Slow Burn Film Collective.
Little Earthquake

3 min 6 s, 16mm film with optical sound.

“In that direction,” the Cat said, waving its right paw round, “lives a Hatter: and in that direction,” waving the other paw, “lives a March Hare. Visit either you like: they’re both mad.”
“But I don’t want to go among mad people,” Alice remarked.
“Oh, you ca’n’t help that,” said the Cat: “we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad.”
“How do you know I’m mad?” said Alice.
“You must be,” said the Cat, “or you wouldn’t have come here.”


—Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland



First Dancing Class 

19min7s, a video documentary of performance by Hana Zhang and Yiming Zheng,  2108.
In this performance piece, the female artist follow the orders given by the man. The orders were written on papers in an envelop. The man would give credits according to the accomplishment of every movement. Who wrote the orders were unknown here.


Untitled (blink, or maybe not.)

5 mins 5 secs, super 8mm.

This is footage shot during six days last winter with a super 8mm camera. It talks about how our assumptions become our belief and then form our memory. Sometimes people remember things without knowing that it was just what they chose to believe.
So that we all have our own versions of "truth".