Gu Tao was born in China. He is a Canada-trained experimental and documentary filmmaker. His works have been screened at International Film Festival Rotterdam, Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival and other festivals. He currently lives and works between China and Montreal. Gu was a radio host in China for many years.
Performing China: Contemporary Chinese Film and Media
Program One: Ruin TourismFriday, September 20, 2013 @ 7 pm
The first night of Performing China: Contemporary Chinese Film and Video features Yumen, a documentary that experiments with a variety of forms to explore a once-thriving boom town in China’s northwest. Two short films are also on the program. Building Archaelogy examines the personal and political histories connected to three spaces: an artist’s studio, an […]more info »