Zhang Xianmin is a graduated of FEMIS in France and is one of organizer of China Independent Film Festival and Prof. of Beijing Film Academy. He is also an independent film producer, actor, critic, and programmer at CIFF, Isaas, Qifang CC. He is founder of Indie Workshop and Heaven Pictures and producing independent films. Also he was a juror at BISFF, Clermont Ferrent, Guangzhou Doc, IFFR and etc. These works are making him the most active figure in Chinese Independent Cinema today.