"Contribution" is an experimental documentary about Xu Kuan, an artist in rural China. Xu Kuan runs a sculpture workshop in Yunnan province and is attempting to break into the international circuit. The video explores Xu Kuan's plans, the creative process, and the relationship between the filmmaker and subject in a cross-cultural context. Statement: "Contribution" is an experimental documentary about an artist in rural China.
Jan has a B.A. in Film and Art History and an M.A. in International Development. He has worked in Asia and Europe and now pursues video and photography after government work hours.