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.

His first major moving-image work was his graduation piece Kungfu (2017). His second short film In Godstow is currently entering film festivals for 2022. Since 2019, he has also been working on his first feature documentary Shaolin School centred on a martial arts boarding and reform school in Dengfeng, China.

contact: tian.yiwu@live.co.uk