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Xiaoxi Xu

Xu Xiaoxi is a Chinese filmmaker born in Chengdu. He graduated
from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in South Africa, with
a Fine Arts degree, specializing in the field of Video Art with his work “The Fluxes of ID”. Xiaoxi moved to Los Angeles in 2008 to study a Master in Fine Arts: Filmmaking at the New York Film Academy, Universal Studios in Hollywood. He graduated in 2009 with the feature film “Desire Street”, shot in 16mm.

He has collaborated as a cinematographer, editor, and writer in many projects, including the award winning "Toto Forever", a short film directed by Roberto F. Canuto. His short film “Mei Mei” was presented in various film festivals in 2010. Currently Xiaoxi works in the field of advertisement and fiction films in Chengdu, China. “Ni Jing: Thou Shalt Not Steal” is his first professional fiction short film shot in China, to be released in 2013.

Short film credits

Image from Ni Jing

Ni Jing

China | Jul 2013 | 28:35
Xiaofan, a young Chinese girl, awakes one morning in a remote forest with her body covered in blood. As she struggles to find her way out, she tries t...
Information on this profile is provided by the person and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 27 Jul 2013