Loop Loop Loop
Loop Loop Loop attempts to explore film as a matter and its value from changing perspectives. Using a combination of 16mm, Super 8mm, handmade film strips, and found footages as materials, this film intends to represent the adventure of two nonhuman characters on a train, where they are having a conversation around “film stock”.
Yifan Xu (b.1998, China) is an artist and filmmaker who primarily works with photographic medium (still and moving images), sound, and installation. She received a B.A. degree with honors in Art and Film & Media Studies and a minor in Economics from Lafayette College in 2019. Currently, she is an MFA candidate in Film/Video at the California Institute of the Arts. Yifan is a recipient of Alison Doerner Fund for Women Pioneers in Filmmaking and a founding member of Experimentalist Media Collective. She is currently based in the US and China.