Writer | Director
2021 - Venice Film Festival
Nominee, Best Short
2021 - Beijing International Short Film Festival
Winner, Best Chinese Short Film
2022 - Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Nominee - Best Short Film
Luo Runxiao, born in 2000, is a Chinese director and screenwriter. Knowing early where his true passion lies, Runxiao began learning filmmaking on his own and shooting documentaries at the age of 16. Currently, he is an undergraduate student at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. His debut short film, Hair Tie, Egg, Homework Books, is selected into the 78th Venice International Film Festival in 2021, making Runxiao the youngest Chinese director in history to be nominated at one of the "Big Three" European film festivals. His debut feature film project, Wild Fire, won the Pingyao Project Promotion Creative Award at the 5th Pingyao International Film Festival in China.