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Hak Chui | Tsui Hark | Ke Xu
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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A commercial film must be entertaining. Film is a mass medium, so we attempt to become one with the audience. Otherwise, sooner or later the audience will confront you. They'll say, "I don't believe it." Sometimes, even after 20 minutes of a film, I don't know what it's about. That's bad; the director can explain the logic all he wants, and it doesn't matter. The masses go to feel, not to ...
He was the fourth Chinese film director (after Kaige Chen
, Jiang Wen
and Edward Yang
) to join the board of judges for the 57th Cannes Film Festival in 2004. Another Chinese film director joined the board of judges after him in the 58th Cannes Film Festival in 2005: John Woo
, with whom Hark had a falling-out out during production of _Die xue shuang xiong (1989)_.
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