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Edward Yang (1947–2007)


Born on November 6, 1947 in Shanghai, China, Edward Yang has become one of the most talented international filmmakers of his generation. Along with Hou Hsiao-Hsien and Tsai Ming-Liang, Yang ranks among the leading artists of the Taiwanese New Wave, and one of the world's most brilliant auteurs. Growing up in Taipei, Taiwan, he was very interested ... See full bio »

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Yi Yi
Yi Yi Writer
(2000)
Du li shi dai
Du li shi dai Writer
(1994)
Kong bu fen zi
(1986)

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Alternate Names:

Yang Dechang
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Trivia:

Applied, and got admitted to Harvard's Architecture School, The Harvard University Graduate School of Design, but decided not to go. See more »

Trademark:

Most all of his films deal with urban Taiwan See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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