Shattered Ripples

06’08, China, 2022

Director & Choreographer & Dancer: Siye Tao; Cinematographer: Qing-Wen Yan; Sound Designer: Bin Tan (T.BB); Editors: Qing-Wen Yan, Siye Tao


On a bright sunny day in the near future, when skyscrapers erect from the ruins, will we forget all the textured past?


Siye Tao is an educator, a choreographer, and a dancer, who is currently based in China. As a choreographer, her works have been shown on stages, public TV channels, museums, and arts festivals. As a dancer, she has performed at Festival d’Avignon in France, National Center for the Performing Arts of China, Beijing Modern Dance Festival, Power Station of Art, Shanghai Museum of Glass, and Guangdong Modern Dance Festival, etc. She has been working on a public screen-dance series with people who had no previous dance experiences, and questioning “Why not dance everywhere and at any time?”


The film will be part of the screening on 29.10.2022, 17:00-18:30, Festival and Congress Centre – Varna.