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+ about

 

Siqi Song is a filmmaker & artist originally from China. Siqi started her art education at China Central Academy of Fine Arts where she earned her BA in Animation and MA in Media Arts. In 2016, She received her MFA in Experimental Animation from California Institute of the Arts, United States. She has made several independent and collaborative short animated films in the past years, which have been shown and exhibited in film festivals around the world. 

 

 


+ awards

Special Mention of Student Films in International Festival of Animated Films ANIFILM 06, Trebon, Czech Republic, 2015
Semifinalist Selection, Adobe Design Achievement Awards, USA, 2015
Best Animation in Real Food Media Contest, USA, 2015
Audience Award in Best Environmental Film - interfilm Berlin - 30th International Short Film Festival Berlin, Germany, 2014
Best Director Award of the 12th China College Students Original Film Competition, 2011
The Second Prize of 2010 CAFA (China Central Academy of Fine Arts) Excellent Graduation Works, 2010
Golden Award of 2010 North-East Asia International Animation Competition, 2010
The Second Prize of the 1th Beijing College Students Animation Design Competition, 2010
The Prize of Excellent Works of the 1st Animation Festival of College Students Across the Straits (Taiwan), 2010
Motion Graphics Award of National Collegiate Animation Competition, 2010
Best Design of Art Award of ACG-CCTV Student CG Work Competition, 2010
Honorable Award of IEF2010-WE3 Wuhan 1st East Asia 3 Countries Students Digital Arts Biennale, 2010
Excellent Students' Work Award of the 10th China Animation Academy Awards, 2010
The Third Prize of CAFA Excellent Undergraduate Works Exhibitions of 2007 – 2008 Academic Year, 2008

+ festivals

American Documentary Film Festival, Palm Springs, CA, 2016                                                                                   
The Fourth China Independent Animation Film Forum, Beijing, China, 2015
18th CinemAmbiente Environmental Film Festival, Italy, 2015
12. edition of Animateka International Animated Film Festival, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2015
the 45th Kyiv International Film Festival "Molodist", Ukraine, 2015
interfilm Berlin - 31st International Short Film Festival Berlin, Germany, 2015
London International Animation Festival, 2015
53th New York Film Festival, New York, USA, 2015
Sapporo Short Fest, Sapporo, Japan, 2015
the 6th edition of Anibar Animation Festival, Peja, Kosovo, 2015
CalArts Experimental Animation Showcase, LA, CA 2015
Green Film Fest, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2015
Capital City Film Festival, Lansing, MI, USA, 2015
10th Athens ANIMFEST, Greece, 2015
International Festival of Animated Films ANIFILM 06, Trebon, Czech Republic, 2015
Mecal, 17th Festival International of Short Film and Animation of Barcelona, Spain, 2015
Rome Independent Film Festival, Italy, 2015
Sonoma International Film Festival, CA, USA, 2015
London Short Film Festival, UK, 2015
Thin Line Film Fest, TX, USA, 2015
Beloit International Film Festival, WI, USA, 2015
Animated Dreams Animation Film Festival, Tallinn, Estonia, 2014
Underwire Women's Short Film Festival, London, UK, 2014
Animasyros 7.0 International Animation Festival + Forum, Syros Island, Greece, 2014
Be there! Corfu Animation Festival, Corfu, Greece, 2014
the 9th ANIMEST international animation film festival, Bucharest, Romania, 2014
4th StopTrik IFF, Maribor, Slovenia, 2014
interfilm Berlin - 30th International Short Film Festival Berlin, Germany, 2014
Expotoons International Animation Festival 2014 , Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2014
CutOut Fest Festival Internacional de Animación, Querétaro, Mexico, 2014
KLIK! Animation Festival, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2014
Devour! The Food Film Fest, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2014
DOK Leipzig 2014, Germany, 2014
Curtocircuíto – International Short Film Festival, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 2014
Comedy Cluj International Film Festival, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 2014
Food Film Festival, Ukraine, 2014
Kaohsiung Film Festival/高雄电影节, Taiwan, 2014
Seoul international Extreme-Short Image & Film Festival, Korea, 2014
SPARK ANIMATION 2014 - FESTIVAL, Vancouver, Canada, 2014
Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival - Curta Cinema 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014
Anim!Arte - International Student Animation Festival, Brazil, 2014
Festival Nacional de Cine Estudiantil Fenacies, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2014
The 2nd Xi’an International Animation Film Festival, Xi’an, China, 2013
The 1st Xi’an International Animation Film Festival, Xi’an, China, 2012
The 9th China International Animation Festival, Changzhou, China, 2011
Aniwow! 5th China International Student Animation Festival, Beijing, China, 2010
The 1st Ming Tombs International Artists Nomination Exhibition, Beijing, China, 2010
IEF2010-WE3 1st East Asia 3 Countries Students Digital Arts Biennale, Wuhan, China, 2010
The 12th College Students Original Film Competition Awards Works Exhibition, Beijing, 2010
The 1st Animation Festival of College Students Across the Straits (Taiwan), Shijiazhuang, China, 2010

+ exhibitions

FILE - Electronic Language International Festival 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2014
Kunstnacht Festival Mini Cinima, the Netherlands, 2014
Comix Home Base, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong, China, 2014

+ press

Green Film Network
Cartoon Brew
Vimeo Staff Pick
DRAGONFRAME
THE BEGINNING, a documentary film about the indie animation scene in China – a NeochaEDGE production
AnimeTaste