How rich is Wong Kar-wai?
Wong Kar-wai Net Worth:
Wong Kar-wai Net Worth:Wong Kar-wai, BBS (born 17 July 1958) is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylised, emotionally resonant work, including Days of Being Wild (1990), Ashes of Time (1994), Chungking Express (1994), Fallen Angels (1995), Happy Together (1997), 2046 (2004) and The Grandmaster (2013). His film In the Mood for Love (2000), starring Maggie Cheung and Tony Leung, garnered widespread critical acclaim. Wong's films frequently feature protagonists who yearn for romance in the midst of a knowingly brief life and scenes that can often be described as sketchy, digressive, exhilarating, and containing vivid imagery.Wong was the first Chinese director to win the Best Director Award of Cannes Film Festival (for his work Happy Together in 1997). Wong was the President of the Jury at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, which makes him the only Chinese person to preside over the jury at the Cannes Film Festival. He was also the President of the Jury at the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival in February 2013.Wong was listed at number three on the British Film Institute's Sight & Sound Top Ten Directors list of modern times.In 2006, Wong accepted the National Order of the Legion of Honour: Knight (Highest Degree) from the French Government. In 2013, Wong accepted Order of Arts and Letters: Commander (Highest Degree) by the French Minister of Culture.
|Birth date:||July 17, 1958|
|Birth place:||Shanghai, China|
|Height:||6 ft (1.83 m)|
|Profession:||Screenwriter, Film Director, Film Producer, Actor, Filmmaker|
|Education:||Hong Kong Polytechnic University|
|Awards:||Hong Kong Film Award for Best Director, Palme d'Or|
|Nominations:||Hundred Flowers Award for Best Director|
|Movies:||In the Mood for Love, Chungking Express, The Grandmaster, Happy Together, 2046, Days of Being Wild, Fallen Angels, Ashes of Time, My Blueberry Nights, As Tears Go By, The Hire: The Follow, See You Tomorrow, There's Only One Sun, Hua Yang De Nian Hua, Final Victory, Eros, To Each His Own Cinema, The Eagle Shooting Heroes, wkw/tk/[email protected]'55"hk.net, Chinese Odyssey 2002, Once Upon a Rainbow, Rosa, Xuanzang, First Love: The Litter on the Breeze, Six Days, Saviour of the Soul, Walk on Fire, Sound of Colors, The Lady from Shanghai, Love trilogy|