Zhang Yuan op IFFR
ZHANG Yuan (China, 1963) graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Cinematography from the Beijing Film Academy. Zhang produced and directed his feature début Mama in 1990. He was selected by Time Magazine in 1994 as one of the hundred young world leaders for the next century. A year later he made Sons, which won the Tiger Award in Rotterdam.
Mama/Mother (1991), Beijing zazhong/Beijing Bastards (1992), Guangchang/The Square (1994), Erzi/Sons (1995), Dong Gong Xi Gong/East Palace West Palace (1996), Ding Zi Hu/Demolition and Relocation (1998, short doc), Fengkuan yingyu/Crazy English (1999), Guonian hujia/Seventeen Years (1999), Jin Xing Xiaojie/Miss Jin Xing (2000, short doc), Hainan Hainan (2002), Wo ai ni/I Love You (2002), Lü cha/Green Tea (2002), Jiangjie/Jiang Jie (2002), Kan shang qu hen mei/Little Red Flowers (2006), Dada/Dada's Dance (2008)