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FAN Popo

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Popo Fan is a filmmaker, writer, and activist from China, where his queer documentary films have made a notable impact. Since 2016, he has concentrated on writing and directing scripted, sex-positive shorts. He is the co-founder of the Queer University Video Training Camp and has been an organizer of the Beijing Queer Film Festival for more than a decade. Popo was invited to sit on the jury of the Teddy Award of the Berlinale in 2019. He is currently based in Berlin developing his fictional feature debut.

范坡坡是一位酷兒導演、作者和活動家。作品中影響力最大的莫過於“彩虹家庭三部曲”,包括《櫃族》、《彩虹伴我心》、《彩虹伴我行》三部作品關注於同志出櫃議題,引起巨大社會反響。除此之外他參與組織北京酷兒影展十餘年,也是酷兒大學視頻訓練營的發起者之一。 2012年,香港同志影展授予他“玲瓏大獎”以表彰其在同志影像、平權的不懈努力。 2017年,他獲選參與柏林電影節“天才訓練營”。 2019,他更擔任柏林電影節泰迪熊獎評委。目前他居住柏林正著力發展自己的劇情長片首作。