Fan Popo is queer filmmaker, writer, and activist. Born in 1985, he is a graduate of the Beijing Film Academy. He is the author of Happy Together: Complete Record of a Hundred Queer Films (Beifang Wenyi Press, 2007), and his documentary films include New Beijing, New Marriage; Mama Rainbow; and The VaChina Monologues, among others. He has participated in international film festivals in Taipei, Copenhagen, Los Angeles, Mumbai, and other places. In 2012 he received the Prism Prize at the 22nd Hong Kong Lesbian and Gay Film Festival. He is currently on the committee of the Beijing Queer Film Festival and board member of the Beijing LGBT Center.