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Nelson Lik-wai Yu

Nelson Yu Lik-wai was born in Hong Kong in 1966. He went to Belgium to study cinema at the Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle Film School. Back home after graduation, he soon became an important figure in the movie world of Hong Kong and Continental China, both as a cinematographer and a director. His first film as a director, "Neon ... See full bio »

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 2017 Beyond Index
 2017 Where Has the Time Gone? (segment "Revive")
 2017 Ming yue ji shi you (director of photography)
 2016 The Hedonists (Short)
 2015 Lian ai zhong de cheng shi (segment "Shanghai")
 2015 Smog Journeys (Short)
 2013 A Touch of Sin (as Yu Likwai)
 2013 Mo sheng (as Yu Likwai)
 2012 Qin ai (Hong Kong)
 2011 Tou ze (director of photography)
 2010 I Wish I Knew (Documentary)
 2010 Dream Home (as Yu Lik Wai)
 2009 Shi nian (Video short)
 2007 Wuyong (Documentary)
 2006 Yi ma de hou xian dai sheng huo (director of photography - as Lik-Wai Yu)
 2006 Still Life (as Lik Wai Yu)
 2006 Dong (Documentary) (as Yu Lik Wai)
 2004 Shijie
 2002 Ren xiao yao (as Lik Wai Yu)
 2001 Gong gong chang suo (Short) (as Yu Lik Wai)
 2000 Zhantai (as Yu Lik Wai)
 1999 Qian yan wan yu (as Nelson Yu)
 1997 Xiao Wu
 1996 L'heure grise (Short) (as Lik Wai Yu)
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Alternate Names:

Yu Likwai | Yu Lik Wai | Yu Lik Way | Lik Wai Yu | Lik-Wai Yu | Nelson Yu

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