Director, Writer, Producer
Of the ten films that Hsiao-hsien Hou directed between 1980 and 1989, seven received best film or best director awards from prestigious international films festivals in Venice, Berlin, Hawaii, and the Festival of the Three Continents in Nantes. In a 1988 worldwide critics' poll, Hou was championed as "one of the three directors most crucial to the...
Born: April 8, 1947
Star sign: Aries
Known for: Three Times (2005), Flight of the Red Balloon (2007), A Time to Live, a Time to Die (1985), Café Lumière (2003)