Hailed as “one of the most outstanding female artists in contemporary China” painter-photographer-filmmaker Shi Tou has been actively exhibiting her works internationally since 1992.
Her leading role in Fish and Elephant (Yu Li 2001) helped this first feature-length Chinese lesbian film win prizes at the Venice, Berlin and Toronto film festivals that same year.
She as the art director of the documentary Dream On the Wall won the best short film award at the 2010 Hong Kong Chinese Documentary Film Festival.
Her art works and films have been exhibited all over the world.
Film maker, photographer, and activist. Her film “Dream on the wall” won the best short film award at the 2010 Hong Kong Chinese Documentary Film Festival. Her films and art works have been showed in many film festivals and exhibition all around the world.
She is also a Co-coordinator of the China Queer Independent films.