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Zhangke Jia

Zhangke Jia was born in 1970 in Fenyang, Shanxi, China. He is a director and producer, known for A Touch of Sin (2013), Still Life (2006) and The World (2004). He has been married to Tao Zhao since January 7, 2012. See full bio »
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 2015 Smog Journeys (Short)
 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary)
 2011 Yulu (Documentary)
 2010 I Wish I Knew (Documentary)
 2009 Shi nian (Video short)
 2008 Stories on Human Rights (segment "Black breakfast")
 2008 Heshang aiqing (Short)
 2008 24 City
 2007 Our Ten Years (Short)
 2007 Wuyong (Documentary)
 2006 Dong (Documentary)
 2006 Still Life
 2004 The World
 2002 Unknown Pleasures (as ZhangKe Jia)
 2001 The Condition of Dogs (Documentary short)
 2001 In Public (Short)
 2000 Platform
 1997 Pick Pocket
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Member of the jury of BigScreen Italia Film Festival, Kunming, Yunnan, China

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Those who strictly follow professional principles and exhaustively describe the marketing ability they possess have long lost their power of thought. They pay too much attention to wheter the film is good enough to reflect their professional competencies. For example, the picture should be as delicate as an oil-painting, or the mise-en-scené is supposed to match that of Antonioni's films; even ... See more »


Member of the jury of BigScreen Italia Film Festival 2006, Kunming, Yunnan, China See more »

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