Chen Kaige

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Birthday
12, 1952
Birthplace
China
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
12, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
China

About

A leading figure in the Fifth Generation of Chinese filmmakers whose work included visually stunning and award-winning films like Farewell My Concubine.

Before Fame

He was a member of the revolutionary youth organization Red Guards as a teenager.

Trivia

His film Together earned him the Silver Seashell for Best Director at the San Sebasti√°n International Film Festival in 2002.

Family Life

He married actress Chen Hong in 1996.

Associated With

He appeared as an actor in the Academy Award-winning film The Last Emperor, which was directed by Bernardo Bertolucci.