Won 2 BAFTA Film Awards.
Another 60 wins & 30 nominations.
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Agricultural worker. (1971-1978) Worked in a textile plant in Shaanxi.
Zhang Yi Mou | Yi-Mou Zhang
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Western audiences can gain an impression of China from my films. This is an excellent channel for promoting China's culture.
Part of China's Fifth Generation of filmmakers, who began making films after the Cultural Revolution. Others from this group include Chen Kaige
and Jinzhan Zhang
Often works with the actress Li Gong
Lao MouZi, loosely meaning "old schemer/strategist"