Director, Writer, Producer CHINA

JIA Zhang-Ke

JIA Zhang-Ke
Biography

Jia Zhangke was born in Fenyang, Shanxi Province of China. He studied painting, developed an interest in fiction and in 1995 founded the Youth Experiemental Film Group, for which he directed two awarded videos. He was graduated from Beijing Film Academy and made his first feature film "Xiao Wu" in 1998 which received a great success. The following "Zhan Tai" ("Platform", 2000) and "Ren xiao yao" ("Unknown Pleasures", 2002) has been selected in Competition respectively at Venice and Cannes. His film "Still Life" won the Golden Lion Award in the Venice Film Festival in 2006 and his latest film "A Touch of Sin", selected in Competition at the Festival de Cannes 2013 won the Best Screenwriter Award. Jia Zhangke is now settled in Beijing and actively involved in filmmaking over China.

Films presented at Cannes

JIANG HU ER NV ASH IS PUREST WHITE 2018 In Competition – Feature Films Director, Script / Dialogue
SHAN HE GU REN MOUNTAINS MAY DEPART 2015 In Competition – Feature Films Director, Script / Dialogue
TIAN ZHU DING A TOUCH OF SIN 2013 In Competition – Feature Films Director, Script / Dialogue
HAI SHANG CHUAN QI I WISH I KNEW 2010 Un Certain Regard Film Editor, Director
REN XIAO YAO UNKNOWN PLEASURES 2002 In Competition – Feature Films Director, Script / Dialogue

Awards

A TOUCH OF SIN
TIAN ZHU DING A TOUCH OF SIN 2013 Award for Best Screenplay Director, Script / Dialogue
Jury members
Member - Feature films - 2014
President - Cinéfondation & Short Films - 2007
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Directors

Andrey ZVYAGINTSEV

Andrey ZVYAGINTSEV

Director, script writer
KORE-EDA Hirokazu

KORE-EDA Hirokazu

Director
Jonathan DEMME

Jonathan DEMME

Director
Jean-Luc GODARD

Jean-Luc GODARD

Director
Luchino VISCONTI

Luchino VISCONTI

Director
Laurent BÉCUE-RENARD

Laurent BÉCUE-RENARD

Director
Pablo TRAPERO

Pablo TRAPERO

Director
Ruben ÖSTLUND

Ruben ÖSTLUND

Director
Sergei LOZNITSA

Sergei LOZNITSA

Director
Xavier DOLAN

Xavier DOLAN

Director
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