Regisseur: Xiangxia van den Ham
Xiangxia (Yulin, China, 1997) grows up in The Netherlands. After obtaining her secundary school diploma (Bernard Lievegoed School Maastricht, 2015), she leaves for Utrecht to do her Bachelor's degree in Media and Culture (Utrecht University, 2018). In 2018 she does an internship at Hearst Magazines Netherlands as a camera-operator and video-editor and she completes the propaedeutic phase for Photographic Design (Fotovakschool Amsterdam, 2018). In July 2018 she starts her own company Xiangxia Films and works as a freelancer for Women’s Health, ELLE and Bruna Uitgevers. In January 2019, Xiangxia travels to Hong Kong for six months to be a volunteer videographer/photographer at Mother's Choice (the organization from which her orphanage was founded). At the end of 2019, Xiangxia will return to Hong Kong to work at the Adoption Services of Mother's Choice, and to realize her documentary Facing The Afterglow.
PRODUCEr: STICHTING MEER DAN BABIPANGANG
The foundation Meer Dan Babi Pangang aims to promote the Asian community, initially in the Netherlands, through creative cultural activities by operating as a platform and agency. Activities such as making films and theater productions, giving information and lectures, publishing books and further publications, conducting campaigns, and promoting, supporting and developing talent.