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Arthur Wong Ngok Tai

Other names : 黄岳泰
Arthur Wong
Wong Ngok Tai
Nationality : Hong Kong
Workplace : Hong Kong
Activities : Director (3), Producer (6), Writer (2), Cinematographer (73), Art director (1), Actor (7), Lighting (1)


Arthur Wong has been well-trained to be a photographer since he was young. Wong’s father, who was the cinematographer in “Buddha's Palm”, “Wong Fei Hung” and many other films, is a renowned cinematographer of 1950s and 1960s in Hong Kong. Arthur Wong himself is one of the most outstanding director of photography in Hong Kong.

His film debut was produced in 1976, and he has participated in cinematography in more than 110 movies directed by renowned film directors, for example John Woo, Ringo Lam, Sammo Hung, Jackie Chan, Yuen Woo Ping, Ann Hui, Clara Law, Tsui Hark, etc.

He was crowned Best Cinematographer for “The Soong Sisters”, “Sleepless Town” and “Purple Storm” at the Hong Kong Film Awards in consecutive years. “Purple Storm” also won him Best Cinematographer at the Golden Horse Awards in 1999. In 1987, his film directing and script-writing skills in “Force of the Dragon” were acclaimed. In 2003, he was both director of photography and producer in “Floating Landscape” directed by Carol Lai Miu Suet. The movie was one of the official selections at the 60th Venice Film Festival.

December 2007

 [ Director - Producer - Writer - Cinematographer - Art director - Actor - Lighting ] 
 Alternate lists by alpha / genre / year
Title    ( HK -  All ) Year  Activity (  Year - Title )
 Ulterior Motive 2015 Director
 In The Line Of Duty 3 1987 Director
 Fool Escape, The 1980 Director
 Pay Back 2013 Producer
 Here Comes Fortune 2010 Producer
 Luxury Fantasy 2007 Producer
 Floating Landscape 2003 Producer
 Truth Or Dare : 6th Floor Rear Flat 2003 Producer
 Hong Kong Night Guide 1997 Producer
 Fool Escape, The 1980 Writer
 Fists And Guts 1979 Writer
 Crimes Of Passion 2013 Cinematographer
 Pay Back 2013 Cinematographer
 On My Way 2012 Cinematographer
 Painted Skin 2: The Resurrection 2012 Cinematographer
 Chinese Fairy Tale, A 2010 Cinematographer
 East Wind, Rain 2010 Cinematographer
 Here Comes Fortune 2010 Cinematographer
 Reign Of Assassins 2010 Cinematographer
 Bodyguards And Assassins 2009 Cinematographer
 Painted Skin 2008 Cinematographer
 Warlords, The 2007 Cinematographer
 Silk 2006 Cinematographer
 Ultraviolet 2006 Cinematographer
 Floating Landscape 2003 Cinematographer
 Medallion, The 2003 Cinematographer
 Double Vision 2002 Cinematographer
 Visible Secret 2001 Cinematographer
 2000 AD 2000 Cinematographer
 Gen X Cops 1999 Cinematographer
 Purple Storm 1999 Cinematographer
 Knock Off 1998 Cinematographer
 Sleepless Town 1998 Cinematographer
 Soong Sisters 1997 Cinematographer
 Beyond Hypothermia 1996 Cinematographer
 Big Bullet 1996 Cinematographer
 Adventurers, The 1995 Cinematographer
 Touch Of Evil, A 1995 Cinematographer
 Confucian Confusion, A 1994 Cinematographer
 Love And The City 1994 Cinematographer
 Returning, The 1994 Cinematographer
 Wonton Soup - Erotique 1994 Cinematographer
 Black Panther Warriors, The 1993 Cinematographer
 Crime Story 1993 Cinematographer
 Days Of Tomorrow 1993 Cinematographer
 Iron Monkey 1993 Cinematographer
 Once Upon A Time In China IV 1993 Cinematographer
 Dragon Inn 1992 Cinematographer
 Kid From Tibet, A 1992 Cinematographer
 Moon Warriors, The 1992 Cinematographer
 Once Upon A Time In China II 1992 Cinematographer
 Twin Dragons, The 1992 Cinematographer
 Armour Of God II : Operation Condor 1991 Cinematographer
 Once Upon A Time In China 1991 Cinematographer
 Chinese Ghost Story 2, A 1990 Cinematographer
 Raid, The 1990 Cinematographer
 Miracles 1989 Cinematographer
 Armour Of God 1987 Cinematographer
 Eastern Condors 1987 Cinematographer
 Evil Cat 1987 Cinematographer
 Millionaire's Express, The 1986 Cinematographer
 Strange Bedfellow, The 1986 Cinematographer
 Vampire's Breakfast 1986 Cinematographer
 Heart Of Dragon 1985 Cinematographer
 My Lucky Stars 1985 Cinematographer
 Pursuit Of A Killer 1985 Cinematographer
 Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Stars 1985 Cinematographer
 Comedy 1984 Cinematographer
 Musical Singer 1984 Cinematographer
 Owl VS Bumbo, The 1984 Cinematographer
 Wheels On Meals 1984 Cinematographer
 Aces Go Places II 1983 Cinematographer
 Papa, Can You Hear Me Sing 1983 Cinematographer
 He Lives By Night 1982 Cinematographer
 Crazy Chase, The 1981 Cinematographer
 Life After Life 1981 Cinematographer
 Dirty Ho 1979 Cinematographer
 Fists And Guts 1979 Cinematographer
 Mad Monkey Kung Fu 1979 Cinematographer
 Shadow Boxing, The 1979 Cinematographer
 36th Chamber Of Shaolin, The 1978 Cinematographer
 Heroes Of The East 1978 Cinematographer
 Shaolin Mantis 1978 Cinematographer
 Arson - The Criminals, Part III 1977 Cinematographer
Art director
 God Of Gamblers 3 : The Early Stage 1996 Art director
 Gangster Pay Day 2014 Actor
 Here Comes Fortune 2010 Actor
 Infernal Affairs II 2003 Actor
 Demi-haunted 2002 Actor
 Born Wild 2001 Actor
 Beast Cops 1998 Actor
 Viva Erotica 1996 Actor
 Crazy Chase, The 1981 Lighting

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 Through the Lens of Arthur Wong (preview)
HK talents > Technicians > Directors of Photography
Author(s) : David Vivier, Thomas Podvin
Date : 12/1/2005
Type(s) : Interview
Page(s) : 1  9  - index
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