評論人 COMMENTATOR

 

侯孝賢

HOU Hsiao-Hsien

國際知名電影大師。他以獨特的拍攝風格、反省社會環境與歷史文化的態度及對於人的關懷,作為創作電影的基底。1989年的《悲情城市》,一部在台灣剛解嚴時反映台灣歷史爭議「二二八事件」的作品,榮獲義大利威尼斯影展金獅獎。2015年再以《刺客聶隱娘》獲得坎城影展及第52屆金馬獎最佳導演獎與金馬獎最佳劇情片獎。其他代表著作還有:《冬冬的假期》、《童年往事》、《戀戀風塵》、《南國再見,南國》、《海上花》等。

侯孝賢除了拍攝電影,亦聲援社會運動,如移工、新移民、土地和古蹟的保存等議題,甚至提供技術指導,支持新移民能夠自主創作屬於移民姊妹自己的紀錄片《姊妹,賣冬瓜》。

 

Hou is an internationally renowned film director, best known for his unique filming style, critical thinking of current society and history as well as humanitarianism. A City of Sadness, Hou’s film about the historical controversy February 28 Incident, won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival in 1989. In 2015, The Assassin won best director award at the Cannes Film Festival, as well as the Golden Horse Awards for both best feature film and best director. His other famous works include: A Summer at Grandpa’s, A Time to Live, A Time to Die, Dust in the Wind, Goodbye South, Goodbye, Flowers of Shanghai, etc.

Aside from filming, Hou is also active in supporting social movements regarding issues of migrant workers, new immigrants, lands, cultural heritage preservation, etc. He even provides technical help to support new immigrants to produce their own documentary, Let’s Not be Afraid!