Born in Shanghai in 1947, moved to Taiwan with his family in 1949. After studying in the US and working in the computer field, Yang started his career as screenplay writer and production assistant in 1981. In 1982, he made his directorial debut with Desires, an episode from omnibus film In Our Time. The film’s innovative style attracted attention. His main filmography includes Terrorizers (1986), A Confucian Confusion (1994), and Mahjong (1996). He died of complications from cancer in 2007.
|Staff||Director/Screenplay : Edward Yang
Screenplay : Yan Hong-ya
Screenplay : Yang Shun-ching
Screenplay : Lai Ming-tang
Cinematographer : Chang Hui-kung
Editor : Chen Bo-wen