Date of Birth:
14 November 1951
Yimou Zhang played in 1 and created 6 movies in the Documentary, Short, Drama, War, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, History genres.
Yimou Zhang got succeed with average imdb rating 7.5.
Attended the Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, ChinaZhang Yimou is part of China's Fifth Generation of filmmakers, who began making films after the Cultural Revolution. Others from this group include Chen Kaige and Zhang Junzhao.(1987-1995) Dated actress 'Li Gong' (qv).A former photographerMember of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1993Chief director of opening and closing ceremonies of the 2008 Olympic games in Beijing.Jury president of 2007 Venice Film Festival.