Biography

Wong Kar-wai is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylized films. Wong's films frequently feature protagonists who yearn for romance in the midst of a knowingly brief life and scenes that can often be described as sketchy, digressive, exhilarating, and containing vivid imagery.

Wong Kar-wai is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylized films. Wong's films frequently feature protagonists who yearn for romance in the midst of a knowingly brief life and scenes that can often be described as sketchy, digressive, exhilarating, and containing vivid imagery.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1956-07-17

Place of Birth Shanghai, China

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Also Known As

  • Kar-Wai Wong
  • Wong Kar Wai
  • 王家卫
  • 왕가위
  • Kar Wai Wong

Writing TV ShowsMovies

2019 BlossomsScreenplay
2016 See You TomorrowWriter
2013 The GrandmasterWriter
2007 My Blueberry NightsScreenplay
2007 There's Only One SunWriter
2004 The HandWriter
2004 ErosWriter
2004 2046Screenplay
2000 In the Mood for LoveScreenplay
1997 Happy TogetherWriter
1995 Fallen AngelsScreenplay
1994 Ashes of TimeScreenplay
1994 Chungking ExpressScreenplay
1991 Saviour of the SoulWriter
1990 Days of Being WildWriter
1990 Return EngagementWriter
1988 Walk on FireWriter
1988 As Tears Go ByWriter
1987 Flaming BrothersWriter
1987 Final VictoryWriter
1987 The Haunted Cop ShopWriter
1986 Goodbye My HeroWriter
1986 RosaWriter
1986 Sweet SurrenderWriter
1985 Unforgettable FantasyWriter
1985 The Intellectual TrioWriter
1985 Chase a FortuneWriter
1984 Silent RomanceWriter
1983 Just For FunWriter
1982 Once Upon a RainbowWriter

Directing

2019 BlossomsDirector
2013 The GrandmasterDirector
2007 To Each His Own CinemaDirector
2007 My Blueberry NightsDirector
2007 There's Only One SunDirector
2004 The HandDirector
2004 ErosDirector
2004 2046Director
2002 Six DaysDirector
2001 The Hire(1 episode)Director
2001 Hua yang de nian huaDirector
2001 The FollowDirector
2000 In the Mood for LoveDirector
1997 Happy TogetherDirector
1996 wkw/tk/1996@7'55''hk.netDirector
1995 Fallen AngelsDirector
1994 Ashes of TimeDirector
1994 Chungking ExpressDirector
1993 The King of Ads, Part 2Director
1990 Days of Being WildDirector
1988 As Tears Go ByDirector

Production

2018 JinpaProducer
2018 Europe RaidersProducer
2016 See You TomorrowProducer
2013 The GrandmasterProducer
2008 Miao MiaoExecutive Producer
2007 My Blueberry NightsProducer
2004 The HandProducer
2004 2046Producer
2002 Chinese Odyssey 2002Producer
2001 Hua yang de nian huaProducer
2000 In the Mood for LoveProducer
1997 First Love: The Litter on the BreezeProducer
1997 Happy TogetherProducer
1993 The Eagle Shooting HeroesExecutive Producer
1987 The Haunted Cop ShopAssociate Producer

Acting

2016 The First Monday in May as Himself
2012 A Special Day as Himself
2010 Let The Wind Carry Me as Himself
2007 In the Mood for Doyle as Himself
1988 Chaos By Design
1988 The Haunted Cop Shop II as Sir Wong
1984 Silent Romance

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