Zhang Junzhao

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Zhang Junzhao

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First Name

Junzhao

Surname or Business Name

Zhang

Years Affiliated

2015

Birth Date

1952

Birthplace

China

Death Date

2018

Occupation

Filmmaker

Biographical Text

Zhang Junzhao was a Chinese film director and screenwriter who was mainly active in the 1980s. A graduate of the Beijing Film Academy and a contemporary of acclaimed directors Zhang Yimou, Chen Kaige, and Tian Zhuangzhuang, Zhang Junzhao was a prominent early member of China's Fifth Generation filmmakers.

His 1984 film One and Eight is well known as the film that marked the advent of the Fifth Generation, while The Shining Arc (1988) was selected for competition for the Golden St. George award at the 1989 Moscow International Film Festival.


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Citation

“Zhang Junzhao,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed February 7, 2023, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/4408.