Ellen Pau joined the artist group Assemblage and created the installation Intermission at the Fringe Club in 1986. In 1987, Ellen Pau collaborated with Assemblage in another installation Dial S for Sanity (1987) and presented at the Hong Kong Fringe Festival '87.
Dial S for Sanity led to Ellen Pau's video work The Disenchantment of Statue (1987), which is an experimental documentary on the making of the installation.
Ellen Pau mentioned the collaboration with Assemblage and the making of The Disenchantment of Statue in an interview with Leung Chi Wo on 15 September 1998. The interview is available in the archive (https://aaa.org.hk/archive/183391).