Yang Mingming, born in 1987, graduated from the directing department of the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts. She is an independent filmmaker based in Beijing. And a natural one: “By the age of 16 I already had a DV camera, and I immediately understood that this toy was much more interesting than any handsome men.”
Can a government wipe out the existence of those young women [depicted in Egg and Stone] who have been sexually harassed? Precisely because the government continually seeks to obliterate these sorts of things, we therefore must not sing happy songs and put on a good show. We have to use film to record the existence of that which is obliterated and ignored.
-Huang Ji (Egg and Stone)