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Immortal by the River · Chongqing

Li Ning

Release year: 2013

Run time: 11 mins

Film type: Experimental film


Regarding the closed-loop time structure of Chongqing politics, the unique area of the river beach constitutes a Möbius ring of performances.


Director biography

Li Ning, born in 1972, is a theatre and film director, a physical education researcher and practitioner, and a curator.
He graduated from the Fine Arts Education Department of Shandong Art Academy, specializing in sculpture. In 1997, he founded The Physical Guerrillas, a group engaged in the creation of physical theatre and live performance art, performed at home and abroad.
As an artist, he has created a large number of theatre and film works, many of which have become classics of contemporary Chinese physical theatre and video art, and he is also recognized as a representative of these two fields.