Edward Yang (I) (1947–2007)

Writer | Director | Actor


Did You Know

Trivia

Uses a variety of interesting nicknames for his characters: "Sly", "Honey", "Threads" as the name of various gang members in A Brighter Summer Day (1991), "Birdy" and "Akeem" in A Confucian Confusion (1994), "Hong Kong" and "Red Fish" in Mahjong (...


Trademark

He constantly reflects on the relationship between business and art in his films, and how business effects, corrupts, or alters art.


Star Sign

Scorpio

Personal Details

Born

Te-Chang Yang

Shanghai, China

Died

(age 59)
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA


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