(b. 1982, Beijing), given name Peng Fei Song, studied film direction at L’Institute International de l’Image et du Son in Paris and, after seven years in the city, he returned to China. He worked with Tsai Ming Liang on the latter’s Face (Visage, 2009),Stray Dogs (2013), and his segment “Walker” from Beautiful 2012 (2012). Pengfei himself shot three short films, Between My Dream and Reality (Entre ma rêve et la réalité, 2005), And If Everything Could Begin Again (Et si tout pouvait recommencer, 2006), and Luxury: Human Portraits (Le luxe: Portraits d’humains, 2007), before he received support from several European institutions and was able to shoot the feature film Underground Fragrance, successfully screened in Venice Days in 2015.
Source: Karlovy Vary Film Festival 2016