Xie Fei (director)

Xie Fei (Chinese: 谢飞; pinyin: Xiè Fēi; born August 14, 1942) is a Chinese film director. Xie was born in Yan'an city of Shaanxi Province, China.

Xie Fei
Xie Fei.jpg
Xie Fei, member of the jury at Festival international des cinémas d'Asie, France, in 2007
Born (1942-09-14) September 14, 1942 (age 77)
Yan'an, Shaanxi
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter
Years active1980s-present
AwardsSilver Bear
1990 Black Snow
Golden Bear
1993 Woman Sesame Oil Maker
Montreal-Best Director
1995 A Mongolian Tale
Chinese name
Traditional Chinese楊述
Simplified Chinese谢飞

A graduate of the Beijing Film Academy, Xie has also taught at his almamater as a vice-president of that institution.

Selected filmsEdit

Year English Title Chinese Title Notes
1986 A Girl from Hunan 湘女萧萧
1990 Black Snow 本命年 Silver Bear winner in the 40th Berlin International Film Festival[1]
1993 Woman Sesame Oil Maker 香魂女 Golden Bear winner in the 43rd Berlin International Film Festival[2]
1995 A Mongolian Tale 黑骏马
2000 Song of Tibet 益西卓玛


  1. ^ "Berlinale: 1990 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-03-17.
  2. ^ "Berlinale: 1993 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-06-08.

External linksEdit