Agricultural worker. (1971-1978) Worked in a textile plant in Shaanxi.
5 Interviews |
3 Articles |
Zhang Yi Mou | Yi-Mou Zhang
Did You Know?
The Cultural Revolution was a very special period of Chinese history, unique in the world. It was part of my youth. It happened between when I was 16 and when I was 26. During those 10 years, I witnessed so many terrible and tragic things. For many years, I have wanted to make movies about that period - to discuss the suffering and to talk about fate and human relationships in a world which ...
He was fined $1.2 million for having 3 kids, which violates China's family-planning laws.
His films often explores the dark side of life in small Chinese rural communities.
Lao MouZi, loosely meaning "old schemer/strategist"