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Yimou Zhang

Director | Producer | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Hero (2002) | House of Flying Daggers (2004) | Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
AWARDS 
Won 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 64 wins & 36 nominations More »
AKA 
Zhang Yi Mou | Yi-Mou Zhang
NICKNAME  
Lao MouZi, loosely meaning "old schemer/strategist"
BORN 
Nov 14, 1951 (age 64)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (34 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Zhong Guo tie luZhong Guo tie lu (TV Short) Director (as Zhang Yi Mou)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX OlympiadBeijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad (TV Mini-series) Director (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Beijing 2008 Olympics Games Opening CeremonyBeijing 2008 Olympics Games Opening Ceremony (TV Movie) Lead Director  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Metropolitan Opera HD LiveThe Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) Himself - Production by (1 episode, 2007), Production (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • The First Emperor (Mar 24, 2007) Himself - Production by, Production  Less
  • Primary photo for Da zhai menDa zhai men (TV Series) Li Lian-ying (3 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Stage Director (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
Self (18 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-QiangSky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Yang Lan Fang Tan LuYang Lan Fang Tan Lu (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Trespassing BergmanTrespassing Bergman Himself - Interviewee  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Cinema 3Cinema 3 (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2010–2011)  Less 2010–2011
  • Primary photo for NHK supesharuNHK supesharu (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for BeijingBeijing Himself  Less 2009 $196K
  • 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 Secrets Within: Inside Look at 'Curse of the Golden Flower'Secrets Within: Inside Look at 'Curse of the Golden Flower' (Video) Himself  Less 2007 $80K
  • Primary photo for The Metropolitan Opera HD LiveThe Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) Himself - Production by (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 11th China Movie AwardsThe 11th China Movie Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 'Hero' Defined: A Look at the Epic Masterpiece'Hero' Defined: A Look at the Epic Masterpiece (Video) Himself  Less 2004 $60K
  • Primary photo for The Culture ShowThe Culture Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Ying xiong: Cause - The Birth of HeroYing xiong: Cause - The Birth of Hero (Video) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Turandot ProjectThe Turandot Project Himself - Stage Director  Less 2000 $33K
  • Primary photo for Primer planoPrimer plano (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Media ShowThe Media Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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