star-director chinese

by royalyanghk | created - 11 Sep 2014 | updated - 3 months ago | Public

1. Ang Lee

Director | Wo hu cang long

Born in 1954 in Pingtung, Taiwan, Ang Lee has become one of today's greatest contemporary filmmakers. Ang graduated from the National Taiwan College of Arts in 1975 and then came to the U.S. to receive a B.F.A. Degree in Theatre/Theater Direction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, ...

2. Siu-Tung Ching

Stunts | Ying xiong

Siu-Tung Ching was born in 1953 as Xiaodong Cheng. He is known for his work on Hero (2002), Curse of the Golden Flower (2006) and The Warlords (2007).

3. Kar-Wai Wong

Writer | Yi dai zong shi

Wong Kar-wai (born 17 July 1956) is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylised, emotionally resonant work, including Ah fei zing zyun (1990), Dung che sai duk (1994), Chung Hing sam lam (1994), Do lok tin si (1995), Chun gwong ...

4. Peter Ho-Sun Chan

Producer | Tau ming chong

Peter Ho-Sun Chan is a Chinese film director, producer and screenwriter. Regarded as one of the most accomplished and successful Hong Kong filmmakers, Chan has directed 18 films, including the critically acclaimed Comrades, Almost a Love Story, Perhaps Love, The Warlords, and American Dreams in ...

5. Yimou Zhang

Director | Ying xiong

Yimou Zhang was born on November 14, 1951 in Xi'an, Shaanxi, China. He is a director and writer, known for Hero (2002), House of Flying Daggers (2004) and Curse of the Golden Flower (2006).

6. Patrick Kong

Writer | Sap yuet co ng dik yuet gwong

Patrick Kong was born on March 19, 1975 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony as Pak-leung Kong. He is a writer and director, known for Return of the Cuckoo (2015), Marriage with a Fool (2006) and Men Suddenly in Black (2003).

7. Jing Wong

Writer | Hak bak jin cheung

Wong Jing is one of Hong Kong's most prolific, talented and controversial filmmakers. His directorial style, at best, manages to combine commercial appeal and artistic aspects. Most of his films were among the biggest box office hits, partly due to possessing an amazing sense of what would play ...

8. Goo-Bi GC

Writer | Choh luen kwong cha min

Goo-Bi GC was born on March 28, 1979 in Hong Kong. She is an actress and writer, known for Merry-Go-Round (2001), Heroes in Love (2001) and Kick Ass Girls (2013).

9. Stephen Fung

Producer | Wu Assassins

Stephen Fung was born in Hong Kong and made his acting debut in Forbidden Nights(1990.) Since then he acted in more than 40 films. In 2004, Stephen wrote/directed/starred in his feature film directorial debut "Enter the Phoenix" for JackieChan's newly formed company JCE Movies; it became an instant...

10. Corey Yuen

Actor | Zhi fa xian feng

Corey Yuen was born in 1951 in Hong Kong, China as Ying Gang-Ming. He is known for his work on Righting Wrongs (1986), Red Cliff (2008) and So Close (2002).

11. Johnnie To

Producer | Cheung foh

With over thirty directing and producing credits to his name, Johnnie To enjoyed international breakthroughs with Election (2005), Election 2 (2006) (aka "Triad Election") and Exiled (2006); those films enjoyed multiple international film festival appearances and were separately sold to more than ...

12. Hark Tsui

Producer | Wong Fei Hung

Tsui Hark recently became the fourth Chinese film director to join the board of judges for the 57th Cannes Film Festival in the feature films category this year.

An internationally acclaimed visionary director, Hark started making experimental movies with 8mm film when he was only 13. After ...

13. Gordon Chan

Writer | Ye shou xing jing

Gordon Chan was born in 1960 in Hong Kong. He is a writer and producer, known for Beast Cops (1998), A-1 Headline (2004) and The Medallion (2003).

14. Felix Chong

Writer | Mou gaan dou

Felix Chong was born on January 1, 1968 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony as Chong Man-Keung. He is a writer and director, known for Infernal Affairs (2002), Project Gutenberg (2018) and Overheard (2009).

15. Soi Cheang

Director | Hyn huet ching nin

Soi Cheang is an actor and director, known for New Blood (2002), Motorway (2012) and Accident (2009).

16. Ho-Cheung Pang

Writer | Chi Ming yi Chun Kiu

Pang Ho-cheung was born in Hong Kong. He started working after finishing secondary school. Some of his jobs included working as a postman, a hawker, a waiter and a painting tutor for children. At the same time, he also sent his novels and film critiques to newspapers and magazines, many of which ...

17. Wilson Yip

Director | Yip Man

Wilson Yip was born as Yip Wai-Shun. He is a director and actor, known for Ip Man (2008), Ip Man 3 (2015) and SPL: Kill Zone (2005).



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