WONG Kar Wai
Born in Shanghai in 1958, WONG Kar Wai made his directorial debut with As Tears Go By (1988) presented in the Critic′s Week at the Cannes Film Festival. His second film Days of Being Wild (1990) won five Hong Kong Film Awards, and his 1997 film Happy Together garnered him the Best Director at Cannes. In 2000, In the Mood for Love picked up the Best Actor and the Grand Prize of the Superior Technical Commission at Cannes. He served as the jury president at Cannes in 2006 and Berlinale in 2013. His other films include Ashes of Time (1994), Chungking Express (1994), Fallen Angels (1995), 2046 (2004), My Blueberry Nights (2007), and The Grandmaster (2013). The digitally remastered version of In the Mood for Love was included in the Cannes Classics 2020.