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Gu Chang Wei

Other names : 顾长卫
Gu Changwei
Koo Cheung Wai
Ku Chang Wei
Nationality : China
Workplace : China
Activities : Director (2), Producer (1), Writer (1), Cinematographer (6), Cameo (1), Production Manager (1)


Born in 1957 in Xi’an, Gu Changwei began his career as a cinematographer, having graduated from the Beijing Film Academy as part of the “Fifth Generation” with fellow classmates Chen Kaige and Zhang Yimou. Gu collaborated with them in 1987 on films like King of the Children (Chen Kaige) and Red Sorghum (Zhang Yimou) and later, in 1993, Gu also photographed Chen’s masterpiece Farewell My Concubine. In addition to Chinese films, Gu has worked on American projects as well, including Robert Altman’s 1997 film The Gingerbread Man。

Beginning in 2005, Gu began his foray into film directing with his debut film Peacock. The film was well-received and won the Jury Grand Prix Silver Bear at the 2005 Berlin International Film Festival. And the Spring Comes, Gu’s second feature, was released in 2007.

(Love for Life's production notes)

 [ 2010 - 2000 - 1990 - 1980 ] 
 Alternate lists by alpha / genre / year
Title    ( HK -  All )  Year Activity
 Love For Life 2011 Director, Producer, Writer
 All the Invisible Children 2005 Cinematographer
 Peacock 2005 Director, Cameo, Production Manager
 Démons à ma porte, Les 2000 Cinematographer
 In The Heat Of The Sun 1995 Cinematographer
 Ju Dou 1990 Cinematographer
 King Of The Children 1987 Cinematographer
 Red Sorghum 1987 Cinematographer

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