Zhang Yimou

Chinese Actor Zhang Yimou

Career Timeline

Cinematographer and director Zhang Yimou was born in Xian and is a graduate of the Beijing Film Academy. He also works in theater and directed the Olympics’ Opening Ceremony in 2008. His credits include Golden Bear winner Red Sorghum (1987), Raise the Red Lantern (1991), Hero (2002), Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010), Coming Home (2014) and The Great Wall (2016).

Birth Date
Age 67
Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
  • Director
  • Writer
Film Industry

Top Movies

Top Earning Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2019 One Second China Director, Writer 0.00
2018 Shadow China Director, Writer 0.00
2014 Coming Home China Director 0.00
2011 The Flowers of War China, Hong Kong Director 0.00
2010 Under the Hawthorn Tree China Director 0.00
2009 A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop China Director 0.00
2006 Curse of the Golden Flower China, Hong Kong Director, Writer 0.00
2004 House of Flying Daggers China, Hong Kong Director 8.00
2002 Hero China Director 8.00
1999 Not One Less China Director 0.00
1999 The Road Home China Director 7.00
1995 Shanghai Triad China, France Director 0.00
1994 To Live China, Hong Kong Director 0.00
1992 The Story of Qiu Ju China, Hong Kong Director 0.00
1991 Raise the Red Lantern China, Hong Kong, Taiwan Director 0.00
1990 Ju Dou China, Japan Director 0.00
1987 Red Sorghum China Director 0.00

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