Tianhao Xu is a Chinese-British artist filmmaker working across fiction, documentary, and experimental film.

He was born in Zhejiang province, China, and grew up mostly in London. He studied BFA Fine Art at Oxford University and MA Film Studies at Goldsmiths.

He made his directorial debut in 2017 with his experimental docufiction film Kungfu (2017), which was exhibited in York Art Gallery as part of Aesthetica Art Prize 2018. His second short film, In Godstow, is due for release in 2022. Currently, he is working on his first feature film, an ethnographic / documentary film about a martial arts boarding school in Dengfeng, China.

contact: tian.yiwu@live.co.uk