ericalusheu(at)gmail.com

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Erica Sheu (徐璐) is an experimental filmmaker who grew up in Taiwan. In 2016, Sheu moved to New York and started to work with celluloid filmmaking. Her work has been shown at Toronto International Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam, Crossroads, EXiS, Microscope Gallery, The Film-Makers' Cooperative, and the experimental films program at 2018 Taiwan Biennial, etc. Sheu currently lives in Los Angeles and studies in the Film/Video MFA program at California Institute of the Arts.

 

screenings & exhibitions / 放映與展覽紀錄

 

2 0 2 0

Normal Screen @ Image Forum - Children on the edge of itchy-tectonics: Taiwanese New Experimental Films

- A Short History

(S8) Mostra Internacional de Cinema Periférico: Secret Gardens 

Transcript

Edinburgh International Film Festival: Black Box Shorts 

Transcript

MONO NO AWARE PRESENTS: OPEN AIR SCREENING SERIES 

- Take A Walk 

Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival: SHORTS: ALL HAPPY FAMILIES 

- Transcript (the other version)

 

IBAFF XI: Short Film Selection

- Transcript

 

Revolutions Per Minute: Elemental Findings

- Transcript

 

International Film Festival Rotterdam: Bright Future Short: Colour Spaces

- Transcript 

 

Neverland Cinema: Other Ways of Watching Together 

- the way home

 

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從汝浮波瀾:台灣女性實驗電影切片 Ebbs of Mothers, Flows of Daughters

- Transcript (the other version)

 

RISCO Cinema - Programação Especial at MAM Rio

- sunday monday and tuesday I was out of film in chicago

 

Festival des Cinémas Différents et Expérimentaux de Paris: FOCUS #13 : FLUX DE MÈRES, REFLUX DE FILLES

- Transcript (the other version)

 

FICValdivia: Nuevos-Caminos

- Transcript

 

Spectral Microcinema: 13: being with

- Transcript (the other version)

 

Cyprus Contemporary Film Centre: Found Footage Works

- A Short History

 

Toronto International Film Festival: WAVELENGTHS 3: LOOK AROUND

- Transcript

 

EXiS 2019: EX-NOW 2

- Transcript

 

Lumiton museo del cine usina audiovisual: Cine experimental en 8 mm 

in Buenos Aires, Argentina  

- sunday monday and tuesday I was out of film in chicago

 

Kino Palais, Cine experimental en 8 mm in Buenos Aires, Argentina 

- sunday monday and tuesday I was out of film in chicago

 

AlterWork Studios: ta dan ta dan in Queens, NY

 

CROSSROADS 10: a friend becomes like a ghost in San Francisco, CA 

- Transcript

 

True Turn Festival: On the Way to the Moon in Tulsa, OK  

- A Short History / surface of a movie

 

Al's Cinematique: 8mm Experimental Cinema in Brooklyn, NY  

- sunday monday and tuesday I was out of film in chicago

 

Taipei Contemporary Art Center: 衿光é流儀 Les Règles de Savoir-vivre in Taipei, Taiwan

 

The Film-Makers’ Cooperative: New Year, New Work 2019: Program I in NY, NY  

- the way home

 

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Microscope Gallery: YES: Morrison Gong / Erica Sheu in Brooklyn, NY

 

Tai Kwun Contemporary: Start From Scratch, Not Two Steps Back: An Evening with Simon Liu in Hong Kong 

- A Short History

 

The Film-Makers’ Cooperative: The Poetic is Political in NY, NY 

- A Short History

 

National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts: Children on the edge of itchy-tectonics: Taiwanese New Experimental Films, Wild Rhizome - 2018 Taiwan Biennial in Taichung, Taiwan 

- A Short History

 

Al's Cinematique: Designed Reminiscence Vol.1 in Brooklyn, NY  

- A Short History

 

The Film-Makers’ Cooperative: Unruly Archives in Brooklyn, NY  

- A Short History

 

Indie Street Film Festival, Escape & Connect in Red Bank, NJ  

- A Short History

 

honor & grant

 

​2020            Alison Doerner Fund for Women Pioneers in Filmmaking

2019-22      Lillian Disney Scholarship, California Institute of the Arts

2019            New Work Grant, Queens Council on the Arts, New York

 

education

 

2022     MFA in Film/Video, California Institute of the Arts (expected)

2017     Film Production Certificate Program, The New School (incomplete)

2015     BA in English, National Dong Hwa University in Taiwan

 

recent work experience

 

1.2020 - present     Film Scanner, California Institute of the Arts, CA

9.2019 - present     Film Inspection Assistant, California Institute of the Arts, CA

10.2018 - 8.2019     Workshop Instructor & Teaching Assistant, Mono No Aware, NY

03.2019 - 6.2019     Su-casa Senior Media Production Workshop Teaching Assistant, Third World Newsreel, NY