Kar-Wai Wong

Writer | Director | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
In the Mood for Love (2000) | The Grandmaster (2013) | My Blueberry Nights (2007)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 40 wins & 64 nominations More »
AKA 
Wong Kar-wai | W.K.W. | WKW | Won Kar Wai | Wong Kar Wai | Jiawei Wang | Kar Wai Wong  Less
BORN 
Jul 17, 1956 (age 61)
HEIGHT 
5' 11¾" (1.82m)

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for A Most Violent GodA Most Violent God Special Thanks (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less
  • Primary photo for BlossomsBlossoms Director (rumored), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (screenplay) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less
  • Primary photo for GucciGucci Director  Less Script
  • Primary photo for Untitled Wong Kar-Wai ProjectUntitled Wong Kar-Wai Project Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (53 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Shimajiro Movie: Shimajiro in BooklandThe Shimajiro Movie: Shimajiro in Bookland Hong Kong Police Officer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for See You TomorrowSee You Tomorrow Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Xuan ZangXuan Zang Art Director (art direction)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The RiftThe Rift Very Special Thanks (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for MinistroMinistro (Short) Thanks (as Won Kar Wai)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The GrandmasterThe Grandmaster Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (screenplay) (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (story) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2013 $39MM $6.6MM / $64MM
  • Primary photo for Touch of the LightTouch of the Light Executive Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Deja VuDeja Vu (Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Dèjà vu: The Making ofDèjà vu: The Making of (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Kar Wai Wong), Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for MaskMask (Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Miao MiaoMiao Miao Executive Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Dance of the DragonDance of the Dragon Special Thanks (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2008 SGD 4MM
  • Primary photo for My Blueberry NightsMy Blueberry Nights Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (screenplay) (as W.K.W.), Writer (story) (as W.K.W.)  Less 2007 $10MM $867K / —
  • Primary photo for To Each His Own CinemaTo Each His Own Cinema Director (segments: I Travelled 9000 km To Give It To You) (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (segments: I Travelled 9000 km To Give It To You) (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (story) (segments: I Travelled 9000 km To Give It To You) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for There's Only One SunThere's Only One Sun (Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2007 $1MM
  • Primary photo for 20462046 Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (screenplay) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2004 $12MM $261K / —
  • Primary photo for ErosEros Director (segments: The Hand) (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (segments: The Hand) (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (segments: The Hand) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2004 $188K / —
  • Primary photo for Sound of ColorsSound of Colors Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Chinese Odyssey 2002Chinese Odyssey 2002 Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Six DaysSix Days (Video) Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The FollowThe Follow (Short) Director (as WKW)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for In the Mood for LoveIn the Mood for Love Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2000 $2.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hua yang de nian huaHua yang de nian hua (Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Buenos Aires Zero Degree: The Making of Happy TogetherBuenos Aires Zero Degree: The Making of Happy Together Himself (as Kar Wai Wong), Director (archive footage) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for MotorolaMotorola (Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Happy TogetherHappy Together Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Executive Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1997 $188K / —
  • Primary photo for First Love: Litter on the BreezeFirst Love: Litter on the Breeze Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for wkw/tk/1996@7'55''hk.netwkw/tk/1996@7'55''hk.net (Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Fallen AngelsFallen Angels Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Executive Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Ashes of TimeAshes of Time Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Producer (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (screenplay) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1994 HKD 40MM $174K / —
  • Primary photo for Chungking ExpressChungking Express Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1994 $600K / —
  • Primary photo for The Eagle Shooting HeroesThe Eagle Shooting Heroes Executive Producer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Saviour of the SoulSaviour of the Soul Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Days of Being WildDays of Being Wild Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1990 $142K / —
  • Primary photo for Zoi jeung gong wooZoi jeung gong woo Writer (as Wong Kar Wai)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for As Tears Go ByAs Tears Go By Director (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1988 $8K / —
  • Primary photo for Lie ying ji huaLie ying ji hua Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Ai qing mi yuAi qing mi yu Actor (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Meng gui xue tangMeng gui xue tang Wong (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Flaming BrothersFlaming Brothers Executive Producer (as Wong Kar Wai), Writer (as Wong Kar Wai)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Meng gui chai guanMeng gui chai guan Associate Producer, Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Final VictoryFinal Victory Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Zui hou yi zhanZui hou yi zhan Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Goodbye My LoveGoodbye My Love Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for RosaRosa Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Wo yao jin gui xuWo yao jin gui xu Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Ji ren tian xiangJi ren tian xiang Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Xiao hu xianXiao hu xian Planner (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Long feng zhi duo xingLong feng zhi duo xing Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Feng liu zhongFeng liu zhong Assistant Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Yi ren zai jianYi ren zai jian Actor (as Kar Wai Wong), Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Kong xin da shao yeKong xin da shao ye Writer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Once Upon a RainbowOnce Upon a Rainbow Writer (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 1982
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for HypnôseHypnôse (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hypnôse hommeHypnôse homme (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Midnight PoisonMidnight Poison (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Capture totaleCapture totale (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for La rencontreLa rencontre (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Dans la villeDans la ville (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Un matin partout dans le mondeUn matin partout dans le monde (TV Short) Director (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2000
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Sortie d'usine 2017Sortie d'usine 2017 (Short) Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The First Monday in MayThe First Monday in May Himself  Less 2016 $527K / —
  • Primary photo for BJ: The Life and Times of Bosco and JojoBJ: The Life and Times of Bosco and Jojo Himself (rumored)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Cinema 3Cinema 3 (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2008–2013 )  Less 2008–2013
  • Primary photo for Une journée particulièreUne journée particulière Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Let the Wind Carry MeLet the Wind Carry Me Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Shi jie dian ying zhi lvShi jie dian ying zhi lv (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Kennwort KinoKennwort Kino (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Eigo de shabera-nightEigo de shabera-night (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Behind the Sun: The Making OfBehind the Sun: The Making Of (Video) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for In the Mood for DoyleIn the Mood for Doyle (TV Movie) Self (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for L'hebdo cinémaL'hebdo cinéma (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Making of du spot Dior: Midnight PoisonMaking of du spot Dior: Midnight Poison (Video) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Cannes, la alfombra rojaCannes, la alfombra roja (Video) Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 2nd Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards2nd Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards (Video) Himself - Nominee '2046' (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cinema Goes to DinnerCinema Goes to Dinner (TV Movie) Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 2004 European Film AwardsThe 2004 European Film Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Culture ShowThe Culture Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Episode #1.3 (Nov 25, 2004) Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less
  • Primary photo for Orientations: Chris Doyle - Stirred But Not ShakenOrientations: Chris Doyle - Stirred But Not Shaken Himself (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Moving PicturesMoving Pictures (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for El orfanato llega a HollywoodEl orfanato llega a Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Penélope, camino a los OscarPenélope, camino a los Oscar (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Cannes 2006: Crónica de Carlos BoyeroCannes 2006: Crónica de Carlos Boyero (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.3 (Jul 30, 2005) Himself (archive footage) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less
  • Primary photo for Words in ProgressWords in Progress (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (as Kar Wai Wong)  Less 2004
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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