Stanley Xu | 許瑞洋

Stanley Xu is a Singaporean filmmaker. Graduated from Ngee Ann Polytechnic's School of Film & Media Studies, he is currently pursuing a MFA (Film Directing) at Taipei National University of the Arts under a national scholarship from the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) of Singapore.

Drawing inspirations from his childhood memories, life experiences and observations of everyday life, he seeks to explore the nuances of our human conditions and experiences using moving images. His short film Reprise (2019) was in competition at the 24th Busan International Film Festival. His previous short film Lullaby (2016) was selected to compete in the Hawaii International Film Festival amongst other festivals. His films have also been featured on Directors Notes, Booooooom TVNoBudge, and Film Shortage.

許瑞洋畢業于新加坡義安理工學院的電影課程。獲得了新加坡媒體發展局頒發的電影獎學金,目前正在就讀國立臺北藝術大學的電影創作學系研究所 (導演組)。

他喜歡從日常的人事物以及回憶中採取靈感,希望能夠透過電影探索我們內在的各種面向。他的短片《漣漪》(2019) 入圍了第24屆釜山國際電影節的「超廣角」亞洲短片競賽單元,而他之前編導的短片《搖籃曲》(2016) 也曾入圍了夏威夷國際電影節以及其他國外影展。