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Edward Yang (I) (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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 2007 The Wind (Short)
 2000 Yi Yi: A One and a Two... (written by)
 1996 Mahjong
 1992 Likely Consequence (Video)
 1985 Taipei Story
 1983 That Day, on the Beach (writer)
 1982 In Our Time
 1981 Duckweed (TV Movie)
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1 Print Biography | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Yang Dechang

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

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He constantly reflects on the relationship between business and art in his films, and how business effects, corrupts, or alters art. See more »

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