Zhang Yimou
FameRank: 5

"Best Director"

1999 Not One Less

2000 The Road Home

"Best Actor"

1988 Old Well

/ awards = "BAFTA Award for Best Film/BAFTA Best Film not in the English Language"1991 Raise the Red Lantern1994 To Live (film)/To Live"Golden Bear - Berlin Film Festival"1987 Red Sorghum (film)/Red Sorghum "Silver Lion - Venice Film Festival"1991 Raise the Red Lantern "Golden Lion - Venice Film Festival"1992 The Story of Qiu Ju1999 Not One Less "Grand Prix (Cannes Film Festival)/Grand Jury Prize - Cannes Film Festival" 1994 To Live (film)/To Live"Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Director/BSFC Award for Best Director"2004 House of Flying Daggers "National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Director/NSFC Award for Best Director"2004 Hero (2002 film)/Hero ; House of Flying Daggers


"Zhang Yimou" (born 14 November 1951) is a Chinese film director, producer, writer and actor, and former cinematographer. He is counted amongst the Cinema of China#The rise of the Fifth Generation.2C 1980s-1990s/Fifth Generation of Chinese filmmakers, having made his directorial debut in 1987 with Red Sorghum (film)/Red Sorghum.

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