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Hua Shan

Other names : 华山
Hua Yihong
Wa Saan
Birthdate : 1/1/1942
Nationality : China
Workplace : China, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Activities : Director (21), Writer (1), Cinematographer (5), Actor (1), Brief appearance (1)


Born in Shanghai, 1942, Hua graduated from Shanghai Film Institute specializing in cinematography. He joined Shaw Brothers in 1963 as the assistant photographer for T. Nishimoto, and was promoted to cinematographer five years later, shooting for various films including Shen Chiang’ The Winged Tiger and Chang Tseng-chai’ The Casino.

Hua got his own directorial debut in 1974 with From The Underworld. He returned to Shaws the following year helming Super Inframan, Brotherhood, and three episodes of the popular series The Criminals. Hua fully demonstrated his talents with over 16 films between 1976 and 1983, across genres of thriller, gangster, costume drama, and martial arts, especially blockbusting thrillers with high news-value themes.

Source : Celestial Pictures

 [ 1990 - 1980 - 1970 ] 
 Alternate lists by alpha / genre / year
Title    ( HK -  All )  Year Activity
 Angel Force 1991 Director
 Disciples Of Shaolin 1985 Director
 Little Dragon Maiden 1983 Director
 Portrait In Crystal 1983 Director
 Tales Of A Eunuch 1983 Director
 Usurpers Of Emperor's Power 1983 Director
 Bloody Parrot 1981 Director
 Brothers, The 1979 Director
 He Who Never Dies 1979 Director, Writer
 Flying Guillotine 2 1978 Director
 Gang Of Four 1978 Director
 Hello Sexy Late Homecomers 1978 Director
 Island Of Virgins 1978 Director
 Soul Of The Sword 1978 Director
 Arson - The Criminals, Part III 1977 Director
 Call Girls, The 1977 Brief appearance
 Fatal Flying Guillotines, The 1977 Actor
 To Kill A Jaguar 1977 Director
 Brotherhood 1976 Director
 Criminals, The 1976 Director
 Homicides - The Criminals, Part II 1976 Director
 Super Inframan, The 1975 Director
 From The Underworld 1974 Director
 Casino, The 1972 Cinematographer
 Fourteen Amazons, The 1972 Cinematographer
 Deaf And Mute Heroine 1971 Cinematographer
 Chinese Boxer, The 1970 Cinematographer
 Wandering Swordsman, The 1970 Cinematographer

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