Date of Birth:
Kar Wai Wong
17 July 1956
Kar Wai Wong created 6 movies in the Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Music, Short genres.
Kar Wai Wong got succeed with average imdb rating 7.5.
Left Shanghai with his mother at the age of 5, when they emigrated to Hongkong, leaving his father, a hotel director, his brother and his sister behind.
Did not speak Cantonese--the local dialect of Hong Kong--until the age of 13.
Dropped out of an art school and joined a screenwriter's program in 1980.
Does not use detailed scripts for his films.
Never went to a film school.
He claims that his non-linear style of story-telling is inspired by the late Argentinian writer Manuel Puig's novel titled "The Buenos Aires Affair".
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